Meaning of “sand dune” in the English Dictionary

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"sand dune" in British English

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sand dunenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsænd ˌdjuːn/ us /ˈsænd ˌduːn/

Examples from literature

  • In places like the Sahara, and other hot deserts, there are a lot of sand dunes (some as high as 180 meters) and rocks. 

(Definition of “sand dune” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sand dune" in American English

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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)