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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...
- Coordinates: 45°N 063°W / 45°N 63°W / 45; -63 Nova Scotia (/ˌnoʊvə ˈskoʊʃə/; Latin for "New Scotland"; French: Nouvelle-Écosse; Scottish Gaelic: Alba...
- The Bank of Nova Scotia (French: La Banque de Nouvelle-Écosse), operating as Scotiabank (French: Banque Scotia), is a Canadian multinational bank. It...
- 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...
- 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...
- and part of the province of Nova Scotia, Canada. The 10,311 km2 (3,981 sq mi) island accounts for 18.7% of Nova Scotia's total area. Although the island...
- 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...
- The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia is the provincial art gallery of Nova Scotia. It is located in downtown Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada with a branch gallery...
- The Nova Scotia House of ****embly (French: Chambre d'****emblée de la Nouvelle-Écosse), or Legislative ****embly, is the deliberative ****embly of the General...
- existed in its current form in a Proto-Indo-European language. Nova or Nova Scotia salmon, sometimes called Nova lox, is cured with a milder brine and then...
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