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a roadside borrow pit dug for drainage purposes.
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Borrow pit - Wikipedia


In construction and civil engineering, a borrow pit, also known as a sand box, is an area where material has been dug for use at another location. Borrow pits ...

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Define barrow pit: borrow pit especially : a ditch dug along a roadway to furnish fill and provide drainage.

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Barrow pit definition, a roadside borrow pit dug for drainage purposes. See more.

localisation - "Barrow Pit." Western American Term for Ditch ...


Mar 30, 2016 ... The term that is "barrow pit," and the first term may be pronounced "barrow" with the "a" taking an "eh" or "ah" sound, "burrow," "bar" (probably ...

barrow pit: meaning and definitions - Dictionary - Infoplease


barrow pit: Definition and Pronunciation. ... a roadside borrow pit dug for drainage purposes. Also called bar pit, bar ditch. Random House Unabridged ...

borrow pit | Dictionary of American Regional English


The variant barrow pit is probably due to association with (wheel)barrow (often pronounced with the same vowel as borrow; see wheelbarrow n 1) and burrow pit ...

Barrow Pit - A Way with Words


Jan 2, 2017 ... A caller in Fort Laramie, Wyoming, refers to a roadside ditch as a borrow pit, as if the dirt dug from it was "borrowed" to form the raised surface of ...

barrow pit - Voice of Reason


Dec 16, 2007 ... At a Sunday dinner potluck hosted today by Before, a group of us got into conversation about the term "borrow pit," which all the agricultural ...