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sand bar

n
1. (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`


n.
a bar of sand formed in a river or sea by the action of tides or currents.
[1760–70]
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Noun1.sand bar - a bar of sandsand bar - 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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Strong, half-naked Indian paddlers were in charge of the canoes which were of sturdy construction and light draft, since the river, like most tropical streams, was of uncertain depths, choked here and there with sand bars or tropical growths.
Discovery Shores takes pride in its famous restaurants and bars, including Sands, Indigo, Sand Bar and Sunken Pool Bar.
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Waling-waling island's glorious sand bar welcomed us.
White Island The White Island Sand Bar is an uninhabited islet made out fine white sand that stretches beautifully under the warm light of the sun.
Although it's in Samal, the property is not along the beach (more Bali's Ubud than Kuta) but the nearest one is located in the adjacent property, and Sanipaan sand bar is just a stone's throw away.
A three-minute walk from there brought us to a stunning beach that faces the tip of a giant sand bar.
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A three-minute walk from there brought us to a stunning beach that faces the tip of a giant sand bar. You can wade out to it at low tide but head back as soon as the tide turns - or it's a very long walk round.