Complete Definition of "sinkhole"

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Alternative spellings
sink hole

Noun
en-noun|sg=sinkhole

  1. context|Geology A hole formed in soluble rock by the action of water, serving to conduct surface water to an underground passage
  2. also called sink. A depressed area in which waste or drainage collects.

Synonyms
cenote, dolina, shakehole, sink

Translations

Greek: καÏαβοθÏα
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Spanish: cenote

ru:sinkhole
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