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Definition 1: a long narrow estuary (especially in Scotland) - [noun denoting object]

(firth is a kind of ...) the wide part of a river where it nears the sea; fresh and salt water mix

(... is an instance of firth) a firth on the southwestern coast of Scotland emptying into the North Channel

(... is an instance of firth) a large firth on the east coast of Scotland and the estuary of the Forth River; location of Edinburgh

(... is an instance of firth) an inlet of the North Sea on the northeast coast of Scotland

(... is an instance of firth) a large firth on the west coast of Britain between England and Scotland

(firth belongs to a domain located in ...) one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; located on the northern part of the island of Great Britain; famous for bagpipes and plaids and kilts

Definition 2: English linguist who contributed to linguistic semantics and to prosodic phonology and who was noted for his insistence on studying both sound and meaning in context (1890-1960) - [noun denoting person]

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(firth is an instance of ...) a specialist in linguistics

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