kegel karst


kegel karst
   A general name used to describe several types of humid tropical karst landscapes characterized by numerous, closely spaced cone- (cone karst), hemispherical- (halbkugelkarst), or tower-shaped (tower karst) hills with vertical or near-vertical walls and having intervening closed depressions and narrow steep-walled karst valleys or passageways.
   Compare: cockpit karst.
   GG & SW

Glossary of landform and geologic terms. 2013.

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