inspection pit


a hole in the floor of a garage etc from which the underside of a vehicle can be examined and serviced

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Historical Examples of inspection pit

  • The engineer went over the big, clean, lusterless mechanism before it left the inspection-pit at the roundhouse.

    The Railroad Problem

    Edward Hungerford