subcutaneous zone

   Synonym for epikarst zone.
   See epikarst zone.

A Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology with Special Reference to Environmental Karst Hydrology. . 2002.

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  • subcutaneous drain —    Discrete percolation drains contained within the epikarst zone and leading to the transitions zone.    See also epikarst zone; subcutaneous flow; subcutaneous zone; transition zone …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • transition zone —    1. Portion of bedrock in the vadose zone that is between the epikarst zone and the phreatic zone, is relatively waterless and unfractured, but is locally breached by discrete percolation points (vadose shafts.)    2. The zone in which the… …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • epikarst zone —    ; epikarst zone    A relatively thick (the thickness may vary significantly, but 15 to 30 meters thick is a good generalization) portion of bedrock that extends from the base of the soil zone and is characterized by extreme fracturing and… …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

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  • epikarst —    ; epikarst zone    A relatively thick (the thickness may vary significantly, but 15 to 30 meters thick is a good generalization) portion of bedrock that extends from the base of the soil zone and is characterized by extreme fracturing and… …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

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