sand dune


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Noun1.sand dune - a ridge of sand created by the windsand dune - a ridge of sand created by the wind; found in deserts or near lakes and oceans
ridge - a long narrow natural elevation or striation
seif dune - a long and tall sand dune with a sharp crest; common in the Sahara
Translations
písečný přesyp
klit
hiekkadyyni
pješčana dina
homokdűne
砂丘
모래 언덕
sanddyna
เนินทราย
cồn cát

sand dune

nduna

sand dune

كَثِيب písečný přesyp klit Sanddüne αμμόλοφος duna hiekkadyyni dune pješčana dina duna 砂丘 모래 언덕 zandduin sanddyne wydma piaszczysta duna песчаная дюна sanddyna เนินทราย kum tepesi cồn cát 沙丘
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And just as he was going to roll the speaker over, a couple of black-haired men with flat red faces came from behind a sand dune, and Kotick, who had never seen a man before, coughed and lowered his head.
Their wives never came to the island until late in May or early in June, for they did not care to be torn to pieces; and the young two-, three-, and four-year-old seals who had not begun housekeeping went inland about half a mile through the ranks of the fighters and played about on the sand dunes in droves and legions, and rubbed off every single green thing that grew.
There were long stretches of smooth-worn rock running for miles, exactly fitted to make seal-nurseries, and there were play-grounds of hard sand sloping inland behind them, and there were rollers for seals to dance in, and long grass to roll in, and sand dunes to climb up and down, and, best of all, Kotick knew by the feel of the water, which never deceives a true sea catch, that no men had ever come there.
He was all eyes as the train sped through the country; he adored the sand dunes, their colour seemed to him more lovely than anything he had ever seen; and he was enchanted with the canals and the long lines of poplars.
5 hours or two hours in length; ocean view sand dune trail rides at one hour or 1.
A TEENAGER had to be airlifted to hospital with spinal injuries after jumping from a 10ft sand dune.
I also suggested the replacement of the sand dune park because it is already dusty in Bahrain.
Meanwhile, the eroding of areas of fertile land has been helped by the introduction of sand dune fixation.
Sharjah: A three-year-old child of Indian descent died while on a desert safari after the vehicle he was in slammed into a sand dune, police said.
Driving on sand dune slopes can cause quads to flip over unexpectedly and could trap the driver under the heavy machine.
Al-Dousiri, adding that the KISR research revealed that 11 kinds of plants, like Tamarix trees (Athel) and Rhanterium epapposum plant (Arfaj), proved to be excellent sand dune stabilizers.
I have never heard of anything like this here or at other sand dune parks," Rowe added.