Glossary

Glossary of Karst and Cave Terms

Kegelkarst
(German.) A general term used to describe several types of tropical humid karst characterized by numerous, closely spaced cone-, hemispherical-, or tower-shaped hills having intervening closed depressions and narrow steep-walled karst valleys or passageways [10]. See also cockpit karst; cone karst; Halbkugelkarst; tower karst.