inspection pit

noun

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

Nearby words

  1. inspan,
  2. inspect,
  3. inspection,
  4. inspection arms,
  5. inspection chamber,
  6. inspective,
  7. inspector,
  8. inspector general,
  9. inspector of taxes,
  10. inspector-general, the

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Examples from the Web for 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