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"pitted" in American English

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pittedadjective

us   /ˈpɪt̬·ɪd/
  • pitted adjective (OF SEEDS)

[not gradable] having the seed removed: pitted cherries/olives
  • 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)







"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 Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pitted”
in Chinese (Simplified) 洞, 有坑的, 有麻点的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 洞, 有坑的, 有麻點的…
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