from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Roman Britain north of the Antonine Wall, which stretched from the Firth of Forth to the Firth of Clyde. Today the term is used as a poetic appellation for all of Scotland.
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- proper n. Latin name for Scotland, the northern part of the island of Britannia.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The ancient Latin name of Scotland; -- still used in poetry.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the geographical area (in Roman times) to the north of the Antonine Wall; now a poetic name for Scotland
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