a table with raised edges holding sand for children to play with.
Military. a table holding a scale model of a tract of land, including trees, streams, buildings, etc., made of hardened sand, used for training in gunnery or tactics.
(military) a surface on which sand can be modelled into a relief map on which to demonstrate tactics
- Sand tumor
sand tumor n. See psammomatous meningioma.
noun 1. any of several low, mostly trailing plants of the genus Abronia, of the western U.S., having showy, verbenalike flowers.
noun 1. hognose snake. 2. horned viper. noun 1. a S European viper, Vipera ammodytes, having a yellowish-brown coloration with a zigzag pattern along the back 2. another name for horned viper
noun 1. any of certain sphecid wasps of the subfamily Bembicinae that nest in the ground and are common along the seashore. noun 1. a solitary wasp of the subfamily Sphecinae, a subgroup of the digger wasps most of which nest in sandy ground
- Sand wedge
noun 1. (golf) a club with a flanged sole and a face angle of more than 50°, used in bunker shots to cut through sand, get under the ball, and lift it clear