drop pit

noun

: a pit built crosswise of the tracks in an enginehouse
especially : one designed to give access for removing the wheels of a locomotive

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“Drop pit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/drop%20pit. Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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