pit, (put)

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Forms: pit

n a pit, hollow (? the female pudenda)? putte a putteo [= Lat. puteo] .i. cuthe, ut dicitur pit a puteo .i. brēnaim, Corm. Y 1060 (= Lat. cunnus, acc. to Corm. Tr. p. 138 ). pit a puteo .i. on cuithe dicitur put, H. 3.18 p. 77 ( O'C. 132 ). pit `a woman's privity ', P. O'C. pit `a dyke, hollow, female privities ', O'R. (also puite). See putte.