sand flea(redirected from Sand fleas)
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1. Any of various small crustaceans living on sandy beaches, such as a beach flea.
2. See chigoe.
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any of various tiny crustaceans that inhabit beaches and that jump like fleas.
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|Noun||1.||sand flea - small amphipod crustaceans that hop like fleas; common on ocean beaches|
amphipod - a kind of malacostracan crustacean
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