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Definition of Scotia

Scotia
Scotia Sco"ti*a, n. [L., fr. Gr. skoti`a darkness, a sunken molding in the base of a pillar, so called from the dark shadow it casts, from sko`tos darkness.] (Arch.) A concave molding used especially in classical architecture.
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Scotia Sco"ti*a, n. [L.] Scotland [Poetic] O Scotia! my dear, my native soil! --Burns.
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Trochilus Troch"i*lus, n.; pl. Trochili. [L. trochilus a kind of small bird. Gr. ?, fr. ? to run.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) (a) A genus of humming birds. It Formerly included all the known species. (b) Any one of several species of wrens and kinglets. [Obs.] (c) The crocodile bird. 2. (Arch.) An annular molding whose section is concave, like the edge of a pulley; -- called also scotia.

Meaning of Scotia from wikipedia

- Scotia is a Latin placename derived from Scoti, a Latin name for the Gaels, first attested in the late 3rd century. From the 9th century, its meaning gradually...
- Nova Scotia (/noʊvə ˈskoʊʃə/) is a province in eastern Canada. With a po****tion of 923,598 as of 2016, it is the most populous of Canada's four Atlantic...
- Regional Muni****lity (HRM), is the capital of the Canadian province of Nova Scotia. It had a po****tion of 403,131 in 2016, with 316,701 in the urban area...
- shootings and set fires at 16 locations in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia, killing 22 people and injuring three others before he was shot and killed...
- the United Kingdom has replaced the earlier Baronetages of England, Nova Scotia, Ireland, and Great Britain. King James I created the hereditary Order of...
- The Bank of Nova Scotia (French: La Banque de Nouvelle-Écosse), operating as Scotiabank (French: Banque Scotia), is a Canadian multinational banking and...
- Nova Scotia killings may refer to: 2020 Nova Scotia attacks, a spree killing event Sydney River McDonald's murders, a robbery and triple homicide in 1992...
- The Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever is a medium-sized gundog bred primarily for hunting. It is often referred to as a "toller". It is the smallest of...
- The Scotia Sea is a sea located at the northern edge of the Southern Ocean at its boundary with the South Atlantic Ocean. It is bounded on the west by...
- Nova Scotia lies in the mid-temperate zone and, although the province is almost surrounded by water, the climate is closer to continental rather than maritime...
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