UIS Commission on Karst Hydrogeology and Speleogenesis
Filter by letter:
All a a a b c d e f h i j k l m n o p q r s t u w x y z
Email Print

Glossary

Glossary of Karst and Cave Terms

pendant, rock pendant
One of a group of isolated similarly proportioned projections surrounded by a complex of connected cavities in the bedrock ceiling of a cave [10]. Formed by the rapid, differential solution of the surrounding rock [19].