Meaning of “pitted” in the English Dictionary

"pitted" in British English

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pittedadjective

uk /ˈpɪt.ɪd/ us /ˈpɪt̬.ɪd/

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 UK stoned with the pit (= seed) removed

(Definition of “pitted” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"pitted" in American English

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pittedadjective

us /ˈpɪt̬·ɪd/

pitted adjective (OF SEEDS)

pitted adjective (OF HOLES)

(of a surface) covered with holes:

Their cars have been pitted by acid rain.

(Definition of “pitted” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)