Meaning of polje in English:

polje

Pronunciation /?p?lj?/

noun

Geology
  • A flat-floored depression in a karstic region, especially in Slovenia, with steep enclosing walls and a covering of alluvium.

    ‘The site is a karst depression, or polje, with a natural brook that vanishes into one big and several small ponors (swallow hole).’
    • ‘The largest and most important among them is the large, fertile depression of Blatsko polje, which used to contain a periodic lake.’

Origin

Late 19th century from Serbian and Croatian.