sand-pit

sandpit

[sand-pit]
noun
a deep pit in sandy soil from which sand is excavated.

Origin:
1520–30; sand + pit1

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sandpit (ˈsændˌpɪt)
 
n
1.  a shallow pit or container holding sand for children to play in
2.  a pit from which sand is extracted

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