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Synonyms for sandpit

a large pit in sandy ground from which sand is dug

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a plaything consisting of a pile of sand or a box filled with sand for children to play in

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But Miller, the Fawna rescuer who first responded to the sand pit, pushed back.
Families enjoying the giant sand pit in Wrexham town centre yesterday
As soon as Zaman Ullah and Nazir Khan started to work the work in sand pit the landmine exploded and Iman Ullah died on the spot.
AN UNEVEN sand pit for the long jump event, no wind gauges in use and no electronic timing equipment for some of the events -- these are just a few of the technical issues that have come up during the Railway Athletics meet here.
He crossed the car park (sand pit) to get home and was approached by a man in a black Infinity car.
BARRE - A Hubbardston man who police said was the only person over 21 years old at an underage drinking party in a local sand pit last weekend is being held in lieu of $1,000 bail after being arraigned in Western Worcester District Court on 19 charges Monday.
The rover had parked at a sand pit late last week, where it was to scoop up soil in order to clean and test its geological sampling hardware.
Outside the fun field area is packed with "have-ago" activities including pedal go-karts, jumping pillow, sand pit, mini assault course and more.
The Chittenden Solid Waste District (Chittenden) filed a petition to condemn HS&G's sand pit for use as a landfill.
Last week they even had a landing in a sand pit in a shed outside Moscow.
Apparently, the Clarets intend to build a giant, longjump friendly sand pit near the dugout, although I doubt plans to fire guns into the air to signal kick-off will go down too well with security.
SOLDIERS in Afghanistan had to ask for their own mine detection training and practised finding explosives in a "sand pit", an inquest heard.
"He had a kind of lane, like a sand pit, where you could bury objects and practise detecting them."
After six years on Mars and nine months stuck in a sand pit, the driving days are officially over for the Spirit rover, NASA said January 26.