UIS Commission on Karst Hydrogeology and Speleogenesis
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Glossary of Karst and Cave Terms

ceiling slab, roof slab
A thin but extensive piece of rock that has fallen from the ceiling of a cave in roughly horizontal limestone [10]. See also cave breakdown; ceiling block.