a more formal name for manhole (sense 1)
- Inspection pit
noun 1. a hole in the floor of a garage etc from which the underside of a vehicle can be examined and serviced
[in-spek-tiv] /ɪnˈspɛk tɪv/ adjective 1. given to inspection; watchful; attentive. 2. of or relating to inspection.
- Inside dope
noun phrase The privileged information; inside story: want the inside dope on the apartment
noun 1. a caliper whose legs turn outward so that it can accurately measure inside dimensions, as the inside diameter of a pipe.