Cherry pit

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A child's play, in which cherries are thrown into a hole.
A cherry stone.
- Shak.

See also: Cherry, Cherry

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Stemilt sponsored and donated cherries to the Cherry Spitting Contest at the Wenatchee Valley 4th of July Celebrations, where contestants of all ages tried to spit the cherry pit as far as they could.
The world record for cherry pit spitting is over 95 feet!
Temporary traffic lights and water main work on B4101 Beoley Lane at Cherry Pit Lane.
Stroll through the downtown area to find events and discounts at local shops and services like Cherry Pit Caf, the Deerfield Public Library, Nothing Bundt Cakes, SportsClips and more.
"If it works on this plum or the cherry pit seed oil we studied, it would work on other foods as well," Byrdwell says.--By Dennis O'Brien, ARS Office of Communications.
"Cherry pit fruit," Yankee Brew News' Gregg Glaser commented.
Washington July 7 ( ANI ): A man from Lansing, US, Matt 'BB Gun' Krause won his first-ever International Cherry Pit Spitting Championship on Saturday.
And of course, there was competitive cherry pit spitting.
Some guy even used it on a few pages of his Bible after accidentally spitting out a cherry pit while reading the good book.
Chomper features a plunger-type action that pushes the cherry pit and residual juice into the bottom container of the pitter.