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Glossary

Glossary of Karst and Cave Terms

karst inselberg
A residual hill of soluble rock in a polje [20]. Synonyms: (French.) inselberg karstique; (German.) Karstinselberg (Hum, Mogote); (Greek.) karstiki martyres lophi; (Italian.) rilievo carsico residuo; (Russian.) karstovy ostanec; (Spanish.) relieve kastico residual; (Turkish.) karst tepesi; (Yugoslavian.) hum.