[strat-ferd-on-ey-vuh n, -awn-] /ˈstræt fərd ɒnˈeɪ vən, -ɔn-/
a town in SW Warwickshire, in central England, on the Avon River: birthplace and burial place of Shakespeare.
a market town in central England, in SW Warwickshire on the River Avon: the birthplace and burial place of William Shakespeare and home of the Royal Shakespeare Company; tourist centre. Pop: 22 187 (2001)
noun, Scot. 1. a wide valley. noun 1. (Scot) a broad flat river valley
noun 1. 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