Lit., of or pert. to
a lot or piece of sandy ground, -- hence, pert. to, or characteristic
of, the policy or practices of the socialistic or communistic
followers of the Irish agitator Denis Kearney, who delivered many of
his speeches in the open sand lots about San Francisco; as, the
sand-lot constitution of California, framed in 1879,
under the influence of sand-lot agitation.
© Webster 1913.