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sandbank

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noun sand·bank \ˈsan(d)-ˌbaŋk\

Simple Definition of sandbank

  • : a raised area of sand in a river, ocean, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of sandbank

  1. :  a large deposit of sand forming a mound, hillside, bar, or shoal

Examples of sandbank in a sentence

  1. The ship ran aground on a sandbank.



15th Century

First Known Use of sandbank

15th century


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