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pit stopnoun [C]

us   /ˈpɪt ˌstɑp/
  • pit stop noun [C] (CAR REPAIR)

a brief stop for fuel or repairs in a car race
  • pit stop noun [C] (STOP FOR NEEDS)

infmla brief stop during a car trip to get food or fuel, or to use the bathroom
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pit stopnoun [C]

uk   /ˈpɪt ˌstɒp/ us   /ˈpɪt ˌstɑːp/
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