sand table

noun
|Updated on: 10 Jun 2018

Definition of sand table

1 : a table holding sand for children to mold
2 : a table bearing a relief model of a terrain built to scale for study or demonstration especially of military tactics

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1812

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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