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sandbank

[sand-bangk] /ˈsændˌbæŋk/
noun
1.
a large mass of sand, as on a shoal or hillside.
Origin
1580-1590
1580-90; sand + bank1
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  • When someone grounded on a sandbank, pushing off with a paddle was all it took to start gliding smoothly again.
British Dictionary definitions for sandbank

sandbank

/ˈsændˌbæŋk/
noun
1.
a submerged bank of sand in a sea or river, that may be exposed at low tide
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