limestone pavement

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limestone pavement

n
(Geological Science) geology a horizontal surface of exposed limestone in which the joints have been enlarged, cutting the surface into roughly rectangular blocks. See also clint, grike
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limestone pavement

n (Geol) → campi mpl solcati
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Ozellikle Lapies ve arkadaslari tarafindan (1972) tanitildigi gunden bu yana, spinal kord yaralanmasi olan hastalarda TAK genel bir kabul gormustur.
Water also acts on compact rocks: On calcareous (soluble) rocks, parallel dissolution grooves form that look like tracks left by scraping the fingertips along the rock: lapies. The effects of the dew may substitute or add to the effects of the rain.