strath

noun
\ ˈstrath How to pronounce strath (audio) \

Definition of strath

: a flat wide river valley or the low-lying grassland along it

Examples of strath in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Callan Bentley has a nice diagram explaining difference between a fill terrace and a strath terrace. Brian Romans, WIRED, 26 May 2010

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First Known Use of strath

1508, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for strath

Scottish Gaelic srath

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Dictionary Entries Near strath

Stratford-upon-Avon

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Strathclyde

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Cite this Entry

“Strath.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/strath. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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