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sand

noun

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often sands plural the usually sandy or gravelly land bordering a body of water
  • we went for a moonlight walk on the sands

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sand

verb

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to make smooth by friction
  • painstakingly sanded down the wooden floors of the old house

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The first known use of sand was before the 12th century

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“Sand.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sand. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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