UIS Commission on Karst Hydrogeology and Speleogenesis
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Glossary

Glossary of Karst and Cave Terms

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(Northern England.) Steep rock cliff in limestone country often indicating outcrop of relatively bare and massively bedded limestone [20]. Synonyms: (French.) cicatrice, griffure; (German.) Klippe; (Greek.) ouli; (Spanish.) ceja (in central Spain); (Turkish.) kirectasi dik yari.