a region in SW Scotland. 5300 sq. mi. (13,727 sq. km).
- Strathclyde region
/ˌstræθˈklaɪd/ noun 1. a former local government region in W Scotland: formed in 1975 from Glasgow, Renfrewshire, Lanarkshire, Buteshire, Dunbartonshire, and parts of Argyllshire, Ayrshire, and Stirlingshire; replaced in 1996 by the council areas of Glasgow, Renfrewshire, East Renfrewshire, Inverclyde, North Lanarkshire, South Lanarkshire, Argyll and Bute, East Dunbartonshire, West Dunbartonshire, North Ayrshire, South Ayrshire, […]
noun 1. a slow Scottish dance in quadruple meter. 2. the music for this dance. noun 1. a Scottish dance with gliding steps, slower than a reel 2. a piece of music in four-four time composed for this dance
noun, plural strati [strey-tahy, strat-ahy] /ˈstreɪ taɪ, ˈstræt aɪ/ (Show IPA) 1. a cloud of a class characterized by a gray, horizontal layer with a uniform base, found at a lower altitude than altostratus, usually below 8000 feet (2400 meters). 1. a combining form representing stratum, in compound words: stratiform. combining form 1. indicating stratum […]
[struh-tik-yuh-lit] /strəˈtɪk yə lɪt/ adjective, Geology. 1. made up of or arranged in thin layers. straticulate /strəˈtɪkjʊlɪt; -ˌleɪt/ adjective 1. (of a rock formation) composed of very thin even strata