a historic county in SW Scotland.
a council area of W central Scotland, on the River Clyde W of Glasgow: corresponds to part of the historical county of Renfrewshire; part of Strathclyde region from 1975 to 1996: agricultural and residential, with clothing and manufacturing industries in Paisley. Administrative centre: Paisley. Pop: 170 980 (2003 est). Area: 261 sq km (101 sq miles)
a former county of W central Scotland, on the Firth of Clyde: became part of Strathclyde region in 1975; now covered by the council areas of Renfrewshire, East Renfrewshire, and Inverclyde
an industrial town in W central Scotland, in Renfrewshire, W of Glasgow. Pop: 20 251 (2001)
noun, Prosody. 1. linked verse.
noun 1. Guido [gwee-daw] /ˈgwi dɔ/ (Show IPA), 1575–1642, Italian painter. 1. a combining form meaning “kidney,” used in the formation of compound words: reniform. noun 1. Guido (ˈɡwiːdo). 1575–1642, Italian baroque painter and engraver combining form 1. kidney or kidneys: reniform
noun, Psychiatry. 1. a person who is sexually aroused or gratified by odors.
adjective 1. kidney-shaped: a reniform leaf; hematite in reniform masses. adjective 1. having the shape or profile of a kidney: a reniform leaf, a reniform mass of haematite reniform ren·i·form (rěn’ə-fôrm’, rē’nə-) adj. Kidney-shaped. reniform (rěn’ə-fôrm’, rē’nə-) Shaped like a kidney. Used to describe certain minerals and certain leaves.