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English definition of “pitted”

pitted

adjective uk   /ˈpɪt.ɪd/ us    /ˈpɪt̬-/

pitted adjective (HOLES)

covered with holes or low areas: He'd had bad acne as a youth and his face was pitted (= marked) with pockmarks.

pitted adjective (SEED)

US for stoned (= with the stone removed)
(Definition of pitted from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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