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- n. a quarry for gravel
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Only two weeks after the attacks on New York and Washington, members of the group—several sporting Taliban-style turbans and long robes—were spotted shooting off automatic weapons at a gravel pit in the Portland area.
'What is Inspector Picton doing on the gravel pit lake?'
'Sid's telling me not to look for instant miracles by the gravel pit lake.'
“After we went home this morning, I dug it out of our gun safe, dropped Sarah off at rec, then drove to Pinkham’s gravel pit before work.”