subsoil karst

   Karst covered by soil, usually residual soil [17].
   Synonyms: (British.) soddy karst; (French.) karst vert, karst subcutané; (German.) bedeckter Karst, bodenbedeckter Karst, grükarst, subkutan karst; (Greek.) ypethaphikon karst; (Russian.) zadernovanny0 karst; (Spanish.) karst subcutáneo; (Turkish.) toprakalt2 karst2; (Yugoslavian.) pokriveni krs \# ( kras).
   See also covered karst.

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

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  • karst vert —    See subsoil karst …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • denuded karst —    Subsoil karst or interstratal karst which has been exposed by erosion of its cover [17].    See also exposed karst; interstratal karst; subsoil karst.    Synonyms: (French.) karst dénudé; (German.) nackter Karst, oberflächlicher Karst;… …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • buried karst —    Karst topography entirely buried by relatively younger post rock or sediments and not part of the contemporary landscape [17].    Synonyms: fossil karst; (French.) karst couvert, karst fossile, paleokarst; ( German.) bedeckter Karst, Urkarst;… …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • covered karst —    1. A fossil or currently developing karst in karst limestone which underlies superficial deposits or other rock, and which may produce landforms at the surface which reflect subsurface karstification [19]; contrasted with naked karst, which is …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • interstratal karst —    ; interstratal karstification    1. Features formed by the dissolutional removal of all or part of a buried rock unit. Interstratal karst features are common within highly soluble evaporite rocks such as gypsum and halite, and may be equally… …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • Bodenbedeckter karst —    See subsoil karst …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • soddy karst —    See subsoil karst …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • soil-covered karst —    See subsoil karst …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • subkutan karst —    See subsoil karst …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • zadernovanny0 karst —    (Russian.)    See subsoil karst …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

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