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English definition of “sandbank”

sandbank

noun [C]     /ˈsænd.bæŋk/
a raised area of sand below the surface of the sea or a river, which you can only see when the water level is lowBanks and embankmentsWatercourses and waterfallsCoasts and beachesBays and gulfs
(Definition of sandbank noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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