Meaning of karstic in English:


Pronunciation /ˈkɑːstɪk/



See karst

‘However, karstic topography and presence of older structures makes identification of Tertiary faults difficult in many places.’
  • ‘The last is at a karstic horizon, rendering correlation of the top of the older stage difficult.’
  • ‘Aeolian processes are generally restricted to the entrances of karstic caves.’
  • ‘Without archaeological study of such environments, we will remain with incomplete culture histories of karstic regions.’
  • ‘This mini-canyon formed inside a karstic catchment depression in less than 10 years.’