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A branch of geology that deals with the study of intensive frost action and permanently frozen ground.
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: the study of frozen ground and intensive frost action with suggestion on nomenclature.
Although the transition zone is not specifically mentioned, there is some recognition of its occurrence in the cryopedology
literature (Tarnocai, 1994; Hoefle et al., 1998).
In `Proceedings of the 1st International Conference of Cryopedology
, November 1992'.