a council area of W central Scotland, comprising part of the historical county of Renfrewshire; part of Strathclyde region from 1975 to 1996: chiefly agricultural and residential. Administrative centre: Giffnock. Pop: 89 680 (2003 est). Area: 173 sq km (67 sq miles)
noun 1. a city in SE Tennessee, near Chattanooga.
[rahy-ding] /ˈraɪ dɪŋ/ noun 1. a former administrative division of Yorkshire, in NE England, now part of Humberside.
- East riding of yorkshire
noun 1. a county of NE England, a historical division of Yorkshire on the North Sea and the Humber estuary: became part of Humberside in 1974; reinstated as an independent unitary authority in 1996, with a separate authority for Kingston upon Hull: chiefly agricultural and low-lying, with various industries in Hull. Administrative centre: Beverley. Pop […]
noun 1. a strait in SE New York separating Manhattan Island from Long Island and connecting New York Bay and Long Island Sound.