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Definition of sand yacht in English:

noun

A wind-driven three-wheeled vehicle with a sail, used for racing on beaches.
Example sentences
  • Police were today trying to establish what safeguards were in place when a mum was killed by a sand yacht on a beach near Blackpool.
  • The sand yacht was piloted by Adrian, who was taking part in a race organised by the Fylde International Sand Yacht Club.
  • Crown Prosecution Service lawyers are deciding whether any criminal charges will result following the fatal sand yacht collision in which a Burnley mum-of-two died.

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