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noun sand pronunciation in British English /sænd/
  1. 1
    [uncountable] a loose pale brown substance that you find at a beach or in the desert, formed from very small pieces of rock

    The children were playing in the sand.

    a grain of sand

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  2. 2


    [plural] an area of sand


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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