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sand·bar

 (sănd′bär′)
n.
A ridge of sand formed in a river or along a shore by the action of waves or currents.
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sandbar

(ˈsændˌbɑː)
n
(Geological Science) a ridge of sand in a river or sea, built up by the action of tides, currents, etc, and often exposed at low tide
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sand·bar

(sănd′bär′)
A long mass or low ridge of sand built up in the water along a shore or beach by the action of waves or currents.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sandbar - a bar of sandsandbar - a bar of sand        
bar - a submerged (or partly submerged) ridge in a river or along a shore; "the boat ran aground on a submerged bar in the river"
sand - a loose material consisting of grains of rock or coral
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A cold rebound current eventually may be forced toward the surface by an offshore bar, forming a cold pocket of surface water surrounded by warmth.
Hassan El-Khuweldi, 46, of Waterloo Street, Newcastle, a doorman at the Offshore Bar on Newcastle's Quayside, was acquitted of the Northumberland man's murder after an incident at the neighbouring Quilted Camel pub.
The Offshore Bar in Verbier, for instance, is looking for waiters and waitresses, while a private luxury chalet in Mirabel, France needs a chalet host.
Over the years, he's found a large set of spots, typically the curving inside corner of a creek channel edge or offshore bar, or the deep edges of rounded points, where bass feed after dark.
A doorman from neighbouring Offshore bar, Hassan El-Khuweldi, 46, of Waterloo Street, Newcastle, has been charged with Mr Doyle's murder.
Hassan El-Khuweldi, 46, of Waterloo Street, Newcastle, a doorman at the Offshore Bar on Newcastle's Quayside, has been charged with murdering Northumberland businessman Mr Doyle, in an incident at the Quilted Camel bar on Newcastle Quayside on Saturday, May 14.
A doorman from neighbouring Offshore bar, Hassan El-Khuweldi, 46, of Waterloo Street, Newcastle, was remanded in custody by Newcastle magistrates yesterday charged with Mr Doyle's murder.
The 46-year-old is a bouncer at the Offshore bar, next to the Quilted Camel.
But the Chronicle understands they are two doormen from the Quilted Camel and one from neighbouring Offshore bar.

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