deep+pit

  • 1 Astley Deep Pit Disaster — The Astley Deep Pit Disaster was a Mining accident that occurred at the Astley Deep Pit, located in Dukinfield, near Manchester, England in 1874. [cite book last = Burke first = Edmund (ed.) authorlink = coauthors = title = The Annual Register… …

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  • 2 Pit — Pit, n. [OE. pit, put, AS. pytt a pit, hole, L. puteus a well, pit.] 1. A large cavity or hole in the ground, either natural or artificial; a cavity in the surface of a body; an indentation; specifically: (a) The shaft of a coal mine; a coal pit …

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  • 3 Pit coal — Pit Pit, n. [OE. pit, put, AS. pytt a pit, hole, L. puteus a well, pit.] 1. A large cavity or hole in the ground, either natural or artificial; a cavity in the surface of a body; an indentation; specifically: (a) The shaft of a coal mine; a coal… …

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  • 4 Pit frame — Pit Pit, n. [OE. pit, put, AS. pytt a pit, hole, L. puteus a well, pit.] 1. A large cavity or hole in the ground, either natural or artificial; a cavity in the surface of a body; an indentation; specifically: (a) The shaft of a coal mine; a coal… …

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  • 5 Pit head — Pit Pit, n. [OE. pit, put, AS. pytt a pit, hole, L. puteus a well, pit.] 1. A large cavity or hole in the ground, either natural or artificial; a cavity in the surface of a body; an indentation; specifically: (a) The shaft of a coal mine; a coal… …

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  • 6 Pit kiln — Pit Pit, n. [OE. pit, put, AS. pytt a pit, hole, L. puteus a well, pit.] 1. A large cavity or hole in the ground, either natural or artificial; a cavity in the surface of a body; an indentation; specifically: (a) The shaft of a coal mine; a coal… …

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  • 7 Pit martin — Pit Pit, n. [OE. pit, put, AS. pytt a pit, hole, L. puteus a well, pit.] 1. A large cavity or hole in the ground, either natural or artificial; a cavity in the surface of a body; an indentation; specifically: (a) The shaft of a coal mine; a coal… …

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  • 8 Pit of the stomach — Pit Pit, n. [OE. pit, put, AS. pytt a pit, hole, L. puteus a well, pit.] 1. A large cavity or hole in the ground, either natural or artificial; a cavity in the surface of a body; an indentation; specifically: (a) The shaft of a coal mine; a coal… …

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  • 9 Pit saw — Pit Pit, n. [OE. pit, put, AS. pytt a pit, hole, L. puteus a well, pit.] 1. A large cavity or hole in the ground, either natural or artificial; a cavity in the surface of a body; an indentation; specifically: (a) The shaft of a coal mine; a coal… …

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  • 10 pit stop — Pit Pit, n. [OE. pit, put, AS. pytt a pit, hole, L. puteus a well, pit.] 1. A large cavity or hole in the ground, either natural or artificial; a cavity in the surface of a body; an indentation; specifically: (a) The shaft of a coal mine; a coal… …

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  • 11 Pit viper — Pit Pit, n. [OE. pit, put, AS. pytt a pit, hole, L. puteus a well, pit.] 1. A large cavity or hole in the ground, either natural or artificial; a cavity in the surface of a body; an indentation; specifically: (a) The shaft of a coal mine; a coal… …

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  • 12 Pit viper — Pit Viper …

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  • 13 pit — pit1 [pıt] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(hole)¦ 2¦(mine)¦ 3¦(mark)¦ 4¦(untidy place)¦ 5 be the pits 6 in/at the pit of your stomach 7¦(car racing)¦ 8¦(in a theatre)¦ 9¦(in a garage)¦ 10 a/the pit of something …

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  • 14 pit — 01. Victims of the massacre were found buried in a shallow [pit] in the forest. 02. We dug a large [pit], and built a fire in it to roast the pig. 03. One of the actors in the play fell backwards into the orchestra [pit], and broke his arm. 04. A …

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  • 15 pit —   Lua.   Also: meki, hālua, pao; poho (as for planting breadfruit trees); kālua (rare).    ♦ Deep pit, lua meki, maka hakahaka.    ♦ Slime pit, lua pikumena.    ♦ Pit in the luakini temple, luapa ū.    ♦ Woman of the pit (PH 25), wahine o ka lua… …

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  • 16 pit tomb — noun or pit grave : a grave consisting of a deep pit with vertical sides and with or without a lateral niche …

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  • 17 pit viper — noun Any of various venomous snakes, of the family Crotalinae, found in Asia and the Americas, with a deep pit or fossa on either side of the head that enables them to detect prey by infrared. Syn: crotaline …

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  • 18 Deep (mixed martial arts) — Deep (stylized as DEEP) is a Japan based mixed martial arts promoting and sanctioning organization. It is promoted by Shigeru Saeki who is also the former Public Relations Director of Pride Fighting Championships. Deep is considered second tier… …

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  • 19 Deep Sea World — Date opened 1994 Location North Queensferry, Fife, Scotland Coordinates …

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  • 20 Deep in the Heart of the Beast in the Sun — Studio album by Colorfinger Released 1990 Recor …

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