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Glossary

Glossary of Karst and Cave Terms

microspar
A microscopic texture. Mosaic of tiny (4 to 10 micron diameters) clear calcite crystal [20]. Synonyms: (French.) microsparite; (Greek.) mikrosparitis (mikroskopikon, mosaikon kristallon); (Italian.) microsparite; (Spanish.) microesparita; (Turkish.) mikrospar.