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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A ridge of sand created by the wind.

Usage examples (35)
  • From snowy dune to dune—
  • In effect, he cannot tell a sand dune from a sandworm.
  • That tee, once 60 yards from the edge of the dune, is now just two yards from a 40-foot drop into the ocean.
  • Whether you want to ride the dunes in dune buggies or tear them up with an ATV, this park will accommodate your needs. for more
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