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fleapit

[flee-pit] /ˈfliˌpɪt/
noun, British Slang.
1.
a shabby public place, especially a run-down motion-picture theater.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; flea + pit1
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fleapit

/ˈfliːˌpɪt/
noun
1.
(informal) a shabby cinema or theatre
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