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mound

noun [C]  /mɑʊnd/ us  
a rounded pile of dirt, sand, stones, or other material, or a raised area of earth: We’re using that mound of sand to level the ground for our new pool. A mound is also a rounded mass of something: a mound of spaghetti
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