Forth River

noun
a river in southern Scotland that flows eastward to the Firth of Forth
Syn: ↑Forth
Instance Hypernyms: ↑river
Part Holonyms: ↑Scotland

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Forth, River — River, south central Scotland. It flows east for 116 mi (187 km) from its headwaters on the slopes of Ben Lomond to enter the Firth of Forth, an estuary extending inland from the North Sea for 48 mi (77 km); the estuary varies in width from 1.5… …   Universalium

  • Forth River — ▪ river, Tasmania, Australia       river in northern Tasmania, Australia, rising in the lakes district near Mount Pelion West in the Central Plateau. Fed by its principal tributaries, the Dove and Wilmot, it flows 60 miles (95 km) north to Port… …   Universalium

  • Forth River — river, SE Scotland; 65 mi. long …   Webster's Gazetteer

  • Forth (Fluss) — Forth Forth River und Firth of Forth DatenVorlage:Infobox Fluss/GKZ fehlt …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Forth — [fôrth] 1. Forth river in SE Scotland, flowing east into the Firth of Forth: 65 mi (105 km) 2. Firth of long estuary of the Forth, flowing into the North Sea: 51 mi (82 km) …   English World dictionary

  • river — river1 riverless, adj. riverlike, adj. /riv euhr/, n. 1. a natural stream of water of fairly large size flowing in a definite course or channel or series of diverging and converging channels. 2. a similar stream of something other than water: a… …   Universalium

  • Forth, Tasmania — Infobox Australian Place | type = town name = Forth state = tas caption = lga = Central Coast Council postcode = 7310 est = pop = 349 elevation= maxtemp = mintemp = rainfall = stategov = Braddon fedgov = Braddon dist1 = 264 dir1 = NW location1=… …   Wikipedia

  • Forth — /fawrth, fohrth/, n. 1. Firth of, an arm of the North Sea, in SE Scotland: estuary of Forth River. 48 mi. (77 km) long. 2. a river in S central Scotland, flowing E into the Firth of Forth. 116 mi. (187 km) long. * * * …   Universalium

  • Forth — [[t]fɔrθ, foʊrθ[/t]] n. 1) geg Firth of, an arm of the North Sea, in SE Scotland: estuary of Forth River. 48 mi. (77 km) long 2) geg a river in S central Scotland, flowing E into the Firth of Forth. 116 mi. (187 km) long …   From formal English to slang

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