doline

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See also: Doline and dolinę

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Etymology[edit]

From a Slavic (most likely Russian[1] or Slovene[2]) word for valley, perhaps via German Doline.

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doline (plural dolines)

  1. A depression (basin, hollow) in karstic terrain/limestone.
  2. (by extension) Any sinkhole.

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French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Serbo-Croatian dolina; compare Polish dolina.

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doline f (plural dolines)

  1. sinkhole, shakehole

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

doline (Cyrillic spelling долине)

  1. inflection of dolina:
    1. genitive singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative plural