a canal in N Scotland, extending NE from the Atlantic to the North Sea. 60½ miles (97 km) long.
a canal in N Scotland, linking the Atlantic with the North Sea through the Great Glen: built 1803–47; now used mostly for leisure boating
(in prescriptions) warmed.
Medicine/Medical. a substance, as mustard, that produces a sensation of heat when applied to the body. heating; warming. Historical Examples I, Mary MacLane Mary MacLane adjective causing warmth noun (med, obsolete) an agent that warms, such as a mustard plaster
the act of heating. a heated state. Historical Examples Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D) Various
serving to heat. a heated parlor or sitting room in a monastery. Historical Examples Bell’s Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Winchester Philip Walsingham Sergeant The Heart of Wessex Sidney Heath Mellifont Abbey, Co. Louth Anonymous adjective giving warmth noun (pl) -ries a heated sitting room in a monastery