Definitions for tar pit

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tar pit(noun)

    a natural accumulation of bitumens at the surface of the earth; often acts as a trap for animals whose bones are thus preserved

Freebase

  1. Tar pit

    A tar pit, or more accurately known as an asphalt pit or asphalt lake, is a geological occurrence where subterranean bitumen leaks to the surface, creating a large area of natural asphalt. This happens because after the material reaches the surface its lighter components vaporize, leaving only the thick asphalt.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tar pit in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tar pit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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