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Glossary

Glossary of Karst and Cave Terms

aisle
An elongated high narrow traversable passage in a cave [10]. See also crawl, crawlway; corridor; passage. Synonyms: (French.) aisle, aile; (German.) Kluft; (Greek.) farangothes ipoyios thiavasis; (Russian.) hod; (Spanish.) laminador vertical; (Turkish.) dar gecit; (Yugoslavian.) nisa.