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pithead

noun [C usually singular] uk   us   /ˈpɪt.hed/ mainly UK
the area and buildings at the entrance to a mine
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Translations of “pithead”
in Chinese (Traditional) 礦井井口, 坑口周圍建築, 礦坑入口…
in Chinese (Simplified) 矿井井口, 坑口周围建筑…
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