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sand dunenoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​hill of ​sand made by the ​wind on the ​coast or in a ​desert
(Definition of sand dune from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sand dunenoun [C]

 us   /ˈsænd ˌdun/
a dune
(Definition of sand dune from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sand dune”
in Arabic كُثيب رَملي…
in Korean 사구…
in Portuguese duna de areia…
in Catalan duna…
in Japanese 砂丘…
in Chinese (Simplified) (风吹成的)沙丘…
in Turkish kum tepeler/tepecikler…
in Russian дюна…
in Chinese (Traditional) (風吹成的)沙丘…
in Italian duna di sabbia…
in Polish wydma…
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