recommendations for the site include map foundation, photography and 15-20 test pits.
What does TP stand for?
TP stands for Test Pit
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We have 84 other meanings of TP in our Acronym Attic
- Terminal Processor
- Termination Panel
- Termination Point
- Terrain Park
- Territorial Policing (UK)
- Terry Pratchett (British fantasy and science fiction author)
- Test Pad
- Test Participant
- Test Pattern
- Test Pilot
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The test pit will consist of hoes 4 metres wide and 2 metres deep.
However the 'powers that be' changed things, not five test pits but two were carried out 'when they enlarged the drainages holes'.
Following 'designation,' the method for placing a new underground utility involves exact location of facilities via test holes done by vacuum excavation techniques to minimize impacts normally caused by large conventional test pits.
The television team is challenging thousands of people across the country to dig a one-metre square test pit and go down two feet into the history below.
The test pit is one approach to directly assess fracturing and stratigraphy.
Other options are to dig a test pit to see what is in the trenches, entirely dig up the trenches, or use a cleanup method in which high-voltage electricity would turn whatever is in the trenches into glass.
Evidence from excavations, test pits and tunnels dug under the East Court suggests it was the original Acropolis, founded by Copan's first king and intended as an administrative, residential and ritual center for later rulers, Sharer says.