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climate

Definition 1. the type of weather that a country or region has 2. an area that has a particular...

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clan

Definition 1. a large group of families that are related to each other, especially in Scotland 2. a...


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bard

Definition (literary) a poet View the full definition in the Macmillan Dictionary. Origin and usage...

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black hole

Definition 1. an area in outer space where the force of gravity is so strong that light and...

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kilt

Definition a type of traditional Scottish clothing, similar to a skirt, worn by men View the full...

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loch

Definition Scottish: a lake, or an area of the sea that is almost completely surrounded by land...

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ceilidh

Definition a social event at which people sing and dance to traditional Scottish or Irish music...

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blizzard

Definition 1. a storm with a lot of snow and strong winds 2.  a sudden large amount of something...

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flurry

Definition 1. a short period of activity or emotion 2. a  series of things that happen suddenly 3...

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hail

Definition 1. rain that freezes in the sky and falls to the ground as small balls of ice 2. a large...