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English noun: Scotland

1. Scotland (location) one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; located on the northern part of the island of Great Britain; famous for bagpipes and plaids and kilts


Instance hypernymEuropean country, European nation


Part holonymAberdeen, Antonine Wall, Balmoral Castle, Caledonia, Caledonian Canal, Cheviot Hills, Cheviots, Clyde, Cumbria, Firth of Clyde, Firth of Forth, Forth, Forth River, Galloway, Glasgow, Hebridean Islands, Hebridean Isles, Hebrides, Highlands, Highlands of Scotland, Loch Achray, Loch Linnhe, Loch Ness, Lothian Region, Lowlands, Lowlands of Scotland, Orkney Islands, Shetland, Shetland Islands, Western Islands, Western Isles, Zetland


Part meronymBritain, Europe, GB, Great Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


Member holonymScot, Scotchman, Scotsman


Domain region membersbairn, Bannockburn, bap, bashful, battle of Brunanburh, battle of Langside, beefy, ben, blae, blate, brae, Brunanburh, buirdly, burly, caller, ceilidh, couthie, couthy, curling, dirk, Episcopal Church, Episcopal Church of Scotland, firth, glen, haggis, husky, kelpie, kelpy, laird, Lammastide, Langside, langsyne, leal, Scots, Scots English, Scottish, scunner, strapping, tawse, thane, wee









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