sand

1. an abrasive material composed of small quartz grains formed from the disintegration of preexisting rocks. Sand consists of particles less than 2 millimeters and greater than 1/16 millimeter in diameter. 2. sandstone.

Sand

An unconsolidated (geologically) mixture of inorganic soil (that may include disintegrated shells and coral) consisting of small but easily distinguishable grains ranging in size from about .062 mm to 2.0 mm.
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Sand

[n] - a loose material consisting of grains of rock or coral 2. [n] - French writer known for works concerning women`s rights and independence (1804-1876)
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Sand

A term generally given to rock with a grain size between 1/16mm and 2mm.
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Sand

Sand noun [ Anglo-Saxon sand ; akin to Dutch zand , German sand , Old High German sant , Icelandic sandr , Dan. & Swedish sand , Greek ....] 1. Fine particles of stone, esp. of siliceous stone, but not reduced to dust; comminuted stone in the form of ...
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Sand

Sand transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Sanded ; present participle & verbal noun Sanding .] 1. To sprinkle or cover with sand. 2. To drive upon the sand. [ Obsolete] Burton. 3. To bury (oyste...
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sand

Particles in siliciclastic sediment that range in size from 0.0625 millimetres (very fine-grained sand) to 2.0 millimetres (very coarse-grained sand), according to the Udden-Wentworth scale. In field geology, to tell the difference between fine-grained sand and coarse silt, the particle in a rock is sand if it can be clearly seen with the naked eye...
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Sand

George Sand noun French writer known for works concerning women`s rights and independence (1804-1876)
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sand

noun a loose material consisting of grains of rock or coral
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sand

(sand) material occurring in fine gritty particles. brain sand sandy matter about the pineal gland and other parts of the brain.
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Sand

• (v. t.) To bury (oysters) beneath drifting sand or mud. • (n.) Courage; pluck; grit. • (v. t.) To sprinkle or cover with sand. • (v. t.) To mix with sand for purposes of fraud; as, to sand sugar. • (n.) Fine particles of stone, esp. of siliceous stone, but not reduced to dust; comminuted stone in the form of loose grains,...
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sand

mineral, rock, or soil particles that range in diameter from 0.02 to 2 millimetres (0.0008–0.08 inch). Most of the rock-forming minerals that occur ... [15 related articles]
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Sand

Sand is a naturally occurring granular material composed of finely divided rock and mineral particles. It is defined by size, being finer than gravel and coarser than silt. Sand can also refer to a textural class of soil or soil type; i.e. a soil containing more than 85% sand-sized particles (by mass). The composition of sand varies, depending on ...
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Sand

[Lee Hazlewood song] Albert Richard Thomas (April 12, 1898–February 15, 1966) was a Democratic Congressman from Houston, Texas for 29 years and was responsible for bringing the Johnson Space Center to Houston. Thomas was born in Nacogdoches, Texas on April 12, 1898 Lonnie (Langston) and James Thomas. He attended local schools, worked in h...
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Sand

Mineral particle with a size between 0.06 and 2.0 millimeters in diameter. Also see clay and silt.
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Sand

That portion of an aggregate passing the No. 4 (4.76 mm) sieve and predominantly retained on the No. 200 (74 micron) sieve.
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Sand

The fine granular material (usually less than 3/16 inch in diameter) resulting from the natural disintegration of rock, or from the crushing of friable sandstone.
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SAND

Loose particles of hard, broken rock or minerals. In observing, sand is reported when particles of sand are raised to sufficient height that reduces visibility. It is reported as 'SA' in an observation and on the METAR.
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sand

a grainy type of soil found on beaches
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sand

A collection of rock particles with diameters in the range 0.125–2 mm. It can be graded according to particle size: fine (0.125--0.25 mm); medium (0.25–0.5 mm); coarse (0.5–1.0 mm); and very coarse (1–2 mm). Sands result from erosion by glaciers, winds, or ocean or other movi...
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sand

sand, rock material occurring in the form of loose, rounded or angular grains, varying in size from .06 mm to 2 mm in diameter, the particles being smaller than those of gravel and larger than those of silt or clay. Sand is formed as a result of the weathering and decomposition of igneous, sedimenta...
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Sand

Sand is slang for sugar.
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Sand

Sand is slang for sugar.
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Sand

Sand is small particles (between 0.0625 and 2 mm in diameter) of mineral matter, usually quartz. The purest quartz sands are white in colour and used for making glass. Other sands may be various colours dependant upon the minerals they contain.
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sand

Type: Term Pronunciation: sand Definitions: 1. The fine, granular particles of quartz and other crystalline rocks, or a gritty material resembling sand.
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