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sand-bank

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  • sand|bank — «SAND BANGK», noun. a ridge of sand forming a shoal or hillside: »But many ships have foundered and lives have been lost on what must be one of the best known sandbanks in the world (New Scientist) …   Useful english dictionary

  • sand·bank — /ˈsændˌbæŋk/ noun, pl banks [count] : a raised area of sand in a river, ocean, etc. The ship ran aground on a sandbank …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bank — Sitzbank; Kreditanstalt; Geldhaus; Finanzinstitut; Geldinstitut; Sparkasse; Bankhaus; Kreditinstitut; Geschäftsbank * * * 1Bank [baŋk], die; , Bänke [ bɛŋkə] …   Universal-Lexikon

  • bank — bank1 [ bæŋk ] noun count *** 1. ) a financial institution that people or businesses can keep their money in or borrow money from: Marge works at Bank of America. a New York investment bank a ) an office of a bank: I need to go to the bank this… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • bank — I UK [bæŋk] / US noun [countable] Word forms bank : singular bank plural banks *** 1) a financial institution that people or businesses can keep their money in or borrow money from. The main banks used by ordinary people are called high street… …   English dictionary

  • sand bar — reef, sand bank …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • Sand — Sand, n. [AS. sand; akin to D. zand, G. sand, OHG. sant, Icel. sandr, Dan. & Sw. sand, Gr. ?.] 1. Fine particles of stone, esp. of siliceous stone, but not reduced to dust; comminuted stone in the form of loose grains, which are not coherent when …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sand badger — Sand Sand, n. [AS. sand; akin to D. zand, G. sand, OHG. sant, Icel. sandr, Dan. & Sw. sand, Gr. ?.] 1. Fine particles of stone, esp. of siliceous stone, but not reduced to dust; comminuted stone in the form of loose grains, which are not coherent …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sand bag — Sand Sand, n. [AS. sand; akin to D. zand, G. sand, OHG. sant, Icel. sandr, Dan. & Sw. sand, Gr. ?.] 1. Fine particles of stone, esp. of siliceous stone, but not reduced to dust; comminuted stone in the form of loose grains, which are not coherent …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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