salt pit


noun

a pit where salt is obtained.

Nearby words

  1. salt of the earth,
  2. salt of the earth, the,
  3. salt of the earth, ye are the,
  4. salt out,
  5. salt pan,
  6. salt pork,
  7. salt river,
  8. salt shake,
  9. salt shaker,
  10. salt solution

Origin of salt pit

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400

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