Examples of dune in a Sentence
We wandered over the dunes.
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Naming it a national park, would be the culmination of a century-long struggle to preserve the dunes.
Officials say Maria is predicted to erode more than half the dunes along North Carolina's 300-mile coast.
At the start of the show, the lights dimmed, mist fell from the ceiling, and stunt people came riding out on dirt bikes, flipping and jumping over pink sand dunes.
The Indiana Dunes are also known to Hoosiers as a popular hiking and picnicking spot, as well as home to Mount Baldy, a 126-foot high sand dune.
And in a third major New York City project, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plans to build a reinforced dune and expand the beach off the Rockaway Peninsula in Queens.
Motorists traveling along Interstate 10 or on 32nd Street in Kenner may be wondering about the heap of dirt easily visible from the roadway that appears to be a massive sand dune.
Irma washed away dunes restored earlier this year with a $17 million beach restoration project.
But no, as soon as the lights went down, all eyes turned skyward as stunt motocross drivers began roaring through the space, jumping and twirling over the dunes, turning flips and doing tricks.
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