Etymology
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sandbar (n.)

also sand-bar, "bank of sand formed by action of water in the bottom of a river or at its mouth," 1755, from sand (n.) + bar (n.1).

updated on December 08, 2021

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Definitions of sandbar from WordNet

sandbar (n.)
a bar of sand;
Synonyms: sand bar
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