sieve pit

noun

Definition of sieve pit

: one of the fine perforations that occur in a sieve plate

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“Sieve pit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sieve%20pit. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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