(Sand"wich) n. [Named from the Earl of Sandwich.] Two pieces of bread and butter with a
thin slice of meat, cheese, or the like, between them.
(Sand"wich), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sandwiched ; p. pr. & vb. n. Sandwiching.] To make
into a sandwich; also, figuratively, to insert between portions of something dissimilar; to form of alternate
parts or things, or alternating layers of a different nature; to interlard.
(Sand"worm`) n. (Zoöl.) (a) Any one of numerous species of annelids which burrow in the
sand of the seashore. (b) Any species of annelids of the genus Sabellaria. They construct firm tubes
of agglutinated sand on rocks and shells, and are sometimes destructive to oysters. (c) The chigoe, a
species of flea.
(Sand"wort`) n. (Bot.) Any plant of the genus Arenaria, low, tufted herbs (order Caryophyllaceæ.)
(Sand"y) a. [Compar. Sandier ; superl. Sandiest.] [AS. sandig.]
1. Consisting of, abounding with, or resembling, sand; full of sand; covered or sprinkled with sand; as, a
sandy desert, road, or soil.
2. Of the color of sand; of a light yellowish red color; as, sandy hair.
(||San"dyx) n. [L.] See Sandix.
(Sane) a. [L. sanus; cf. Gr. safe, sound. Cf. Sound, a.]
1. Being in a healthy condition; not deranged; acting rationally; said of the mind.
2. Mentally sound; possessing a rational mind; having the mental faculties in such condition as to be able
to anticipate and judge of the effect of one's actions in an ordinary maner; said of persons.
Syn. Sound; healthy; underanged; unbroken.
(Sane"ness), n. The state of being sane; sanity.
(Sang) imp. of Sing.
(||San"ga San"gu) , n. (Zoöl.) The Abyssinian ox noted for the great length of its horns. It has a
hump on its back.
(San`ga*ree") n. [Sp. sangria, lit., bleeding, from sangre, blood, L. sanguis.] Wine and
water sweetened and spiced, a favorite West Indian drink.
(||Sang`-froid") n. [F., cold blood.] Freedom from agitation or excitement of mind; coolness
in trying circumstances; indifference; calmness. Burke.