adjective see dune

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • dunelike — adjective Resembling a dune or some aspect of one …   Wiktionary

  • sand dune — Hill, mound, or ridge of windblown sand or other loose material such as clay particles. Dunes are commonly associated with desert regions and seacoasts, and there are large areas of dunes in nonglacial parts of Antarctica. * * * Introduction  any …   Universalium

  • dune — noun Etymology: French, from Old French, from Middle Dutch; akin to Old English dūn down more at down Date: 1790 a hill or ridge of sand piled up by the wind • dunelike adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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