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sandbar

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noun sand·bar \-ˌbär\

Simple Definition of sandbar

  • : a raised area of sand with a top that is near or just above the surface of the water in an ocean, lake, or river

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of sandbar

  1. :  a ridge of sand built up by currents especially in a river or in coastal waters

Examples of sandbar in a sentence

  1. We walked out onto the sandbar at low tide.



1766

First Known Use of sandbar

1766


SANDBAR Defined for Kids

sandbar

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noun sand·bar \ˈsand-ˌbär\

Definition of sandbar for Students

  1. :  a ridge of sand formed in water by tides or currents




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