Definitions

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  • noun a long and tall sand dune with a sharp crest; common in the Sahara

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Arabic sayf, sword, from Aramaic saypā, of Egyptian origin; akin to Coptic sēfe, sword, from Egyptian sft, from earlier zft.]

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