pitted


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pit·ted

 (pĭt′ĭd)
adj.
1. Marked by pits.
2. Having the pit removed: pitted dates.

pitted

(ˈpɪtɪd)
adj
(Cookery) US and Canadian (of fruit) having had the stones extracted

pitted

(ˈpɪtɪd)
adj
(of a surface) covered with indentations
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.pitted - pitted with cell-like cavities (as a honeycomb)pitted - pitted with cell-like cavities (as a honeycomb)
cellular - characterized by or divided into or containing cells or compartments (the smallest organizational or structural unit of an organism or organization); "the cellular construction of a beehive"; "any effective opposition to a totalitarian regime must be secretive and cellular"

pitted

adjective scarred, marked, rough, scratched, dented, riddled, blemished, potholed, indented, eaten away, holey, pockmarked, rutty Everywhere building facades are pitted with bullet holes.
Translations

pitted

[ˈpɪtɪd] ADJ
1. [skin] → picado (de viruelas); [surface] → picado
2. (US) [fruit] → deshuesado, sin hueso

pitted

[ˈpɪtɪd] adj
[olives] → dénoyauté(e)
[surface] → constellé(e) de trous or de cratères; [face] → constellé(e) de cicatrices, grêlé(e)
the pitted surface of the moon → la surface constellée de cratères de la Lune
pitted with rust → piqué(e) de rouille
pitted with bullet holes → criblé d'impacts de ballespituitary gland [pɪˈtjuːɪtəriglænd] nhypophyse f, glande f pituitaire

pitted

[ˈpɪtɪd] adj pitted with (potholes) → pieno/a di; (chickenpox) → butterato/a da
References in classic literature ?
The winners in the various contests of the day would be pitted against each other until only two remained alive; the victor in the last encounter being set free, whether animal or man.
During the day I was pitted against first men and then beasts, but as I was armed with a long-sword and always outclassed my adversary in agility and generally in strength as well, it proved but child's play to me.
Kantos Kan had fought several times during the day and like myself had always proven victorious, but occasionally by the smallest of margins, especially when pitted against the green warriors.