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sandbarnoun [C]

uk   /ˈsænd.bɑːr/ us   /ˈsænd.bɑːr/
a long raised area of sand below the surface of the water, especially where a river enters the sea, usually formed by moving currents
(Definition of sandbar from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sandbarnoun [C]

/ˈsændˌbɑr/
a bank (= raised area) of sand that exists just below the surface or a sea or river
(Definition of sandbar from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sandbar”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指河口的)沙洲,沙堤…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指河口的)沙洲,沙堤…
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