Glossary of Karst and Cave Terms
Based on "A Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology with Special to Environmental Karst Hydrology" EPA/600/R-02/003, 2002, EPA: Washington, DC., Speleogenesis Glossary includes 2699 cave & karst terms
(Northern England.) Steep rock cliff in limestone country often indicating outcrop of relatively bare and massively bedded limestone . Synonyms: (French.) cicatrice, griffure; (German.) Klippe; (Greek.) ouli; (Spanish.) ceja (in central Spain); (Turkish.) kirectasi dik yari.