Ball pit playing is a recreational activity in which participants enjoy unstructured play in a pool of plastic balls. The plastic balls are often lightweight and small for easy pickup, though large enough to avoid accidental ingestion by young children, and come in a variety of different (usually bright) coloursy. Ball pits are usually surrounded by a padded surface, and may be enclosed with lightweight mesh fencing. Ball pit playing is a popular form of play for young children.
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Ball pit playing is is an unstructured activity.
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