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sandcastle

[sand-kas-uh l, -kah-suh l] /ˈsændˌkæs əl, -ˌkɑ səl/
noun
1.
a small castlelike structure made of wet sand, as by children at a beach.
2.
a plan or idea with little substance.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; sand + castle
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British Dictionary definitions for sand castle

sand castle

noun
1.
a mass of sand moulded into a castle-like shape, esp as made by a child on the seashore
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