Tar pit (disambiguation)

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A tar pit is a geological occurrence where subterranean bitumen leaks to the surface, creating a large puddle, pit, or lake of asphalt.

Tarpit may also refer to:

  • Tar Pit, an episode of the 1974 series Land of the Lost
  • Tar Pit (comics), a fictional supervillain in the DC Comics
  • Tarpit (networking), information security and anti-spam techniques in networking
  • Tarpit Project, the difficulties in developing large software projects as in The Mythical Man Month
  • Turing tarpit, a type of programming language
  • Tarpit, a defunct American hardcore punk band
  • Tarpit, an American doom metal/sludge band