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Pit Definition

(noun)

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(Christianity) the abode of Satan and the forces of evil; where sinners suffer eternal punishment


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a demon from the depths of the pit

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(verb)

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set into opposition or rivalry


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pit a chess player against the Russian champion

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(noun)

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lowered area in front of a stage where an orchestra accompanies the performers

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(verb)

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remove the pits from


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pit plums and cherries

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(noun)

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a sizeable hole (usually in the ground)


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they dug a pit to bury the body

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(noun)

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a trap in the form of a concealed hole

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(noun)

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a concavity in a surface (especially an anatomical depression)

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(noun)

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the hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed

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(noun)

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a surface excavation for extracting stone or slate


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a British term for `quarry' is `stone pit'

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(noun)

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a workplace consisting of a coal mine plus all the buildings and equipment connected with it

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(verb)

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mark with a scar

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(noun)

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an enclosure in which animals are made to fight

(noun)

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(auto racing) an area at the side of a racetrack where the race cars are serviced and refueled

(noun)

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(commodity exchange) the part of the floor of a commodity exchange where trading in a particular commodity is carried on