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informal Someplace that is dirty and run-down, especially a movie theater. Primarily heard in UK. If you really like Chloe, take her someplace nice, not to a flea-pit on the outskirts of town. I feel like we'll get some sort of communicable disease if we spend another minute in this flea-pit.
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