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Sand wasp

(Zool.) any one of numerous species of hymenopterous insects belonging to the families Pompilidæ and Spheridæ, which dig burrows in sand. The female provisions the nest with insects or spiders which she paralyzes by stinging, and which serve as food for her young.

See also: Sand

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Sand smelt
sand snake
Sand snipe
sand sole
sand spurry
Sand star
sand stargazer
Sand storm
Sand sucker
Sand swallow
sand tiger
sand trap
Sand tube
sand tumor
sand verbena
sand viper
-- Sand wasp --
sand wedge
Sand-blind
Sand-box tree
Sand-hill crane
Sandal
Sandaled
Sandaliform
sandalled
Sandalwood
sandalwood family
sandalwood tree
sandarac
sandarac tree
Sandarach
sandbag
Sandbagger
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