Blowing Sand

Science / Weather / Blowing Sand: Sand that is raised by the wind to heights of six feet or greater. It is reported as 'BLSA' in an observation and on the METAR.

Sand-Painting

Life Style / Painting / Sand-Painting: (also termed: sand mosaic, sand altar, earth picture, ground-painting) A rather odd method of pictorial expression first practised by the North American Indians, especially the Navaho. The pictures ar MORE

Sandbagger

Entertainment / Bowling / Sandbagger: A bowler who deliberately keeps his average low during the first part of the season, to take advantage of an artificially high handicap later on. A cheater. MORE

Sandblasting

Science / Geology / Sandblasting: A physical weathering process in which rock is eroded by the impact of sand grains carried by the wind, frequently leading to ventifact formation of pebbles and cobbles. MORE

Sand Wedge

Entertainment / Golf / Sand Wedge: (also 'sandwedge, sand iron') a lofted club with a flange specifically designed for (but not limited to) use in the sand MORE

Sand Trap

Entertainment / Golf / Sand Trap: (also 'trap, bunker, sand bunker') another commonly used term for a sand-filled bunker - a depression in the ground filled with a prepared surface of sand or similar MORE

Sand Iron

Entertainment / Golf / Sand Iron: (also 'sandwedge, sand wedge') a lofted club with a flange specifically designed for (but not limited to) use in the sand MORE

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