Share this entry
pithead
Pronunciation: /ˈpɪthɛd/

Translation of pithead in Spanish:

noun

  • bocamina (feminine) (en una mina de carbón)
    pithead ballot
    (votación llevada a cabo a la salida de la mina)
    Example sentences
    • Alongside the headgear at the pithead stood the colliery manager's house.
    • But the men who labour far below the last remaining pitheads of Yorkshire are not fuelling the power stations any more.
    • Gear later said that their genesis probably lay in the towering pitheads, woods and girders of his industrial childhood.
Definition of pithead in:
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.