cave group

   A number of caves or cave systems, not interconnected but geographically associated in some relief feature or particular geological outcrop [10].
   See also cave series.

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

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