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Noun
A large hole in the ground
“Below, the stream tumbles noisily into a large pit broken by an enormous spike of rock.”
Noun
A hollow or indentation in a surface
“Blood gushed from a deep pit in his shoulder and several jagged cuts were gouged in his torso, soaking his ceremonial robe to his skin.”
Noun
The stone of a fruit
“I raise my face, even as a peach pit hits my forehead.”
Noun
A coal mine
Noun
Verb
Make a hollow or indentation in the surface of
“By pitting metal surfaces, it provides a habitat for scale and bacteria to form.”
Verb
Oppose, play off
Verb
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