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Tay

 (tā)
A river of central Scotland rising in the Grampian Mountains and flowing about 190 km (118 mi) through Loch Tay to the Firth of Tay, an inlet of the North Sea.

tay

(teɪ)
n
(Cookery) an Irish dialect word for tea

Tay

(teɪ)
n
1. (Placename) Firth of Tay the estuary of the River Tay on the North Sea coast of Scotland. Length: 40 km (25 miles)
2. (Placename) a river in central Scotland, flowing northeast through Loch Tay, then southeast to the Firth of Tay: the longest river in Scotland; noted for salmon fishing. Length: 193 km (120 miles)
3. (Placename) Loch Tay a lake in central Scotland, in Stirling council area. Length: 23 km (14 miles)

Tay

(teɪ)

n.
1. a river flowing through central Scotland into the Firth of Tay. 118 mi. (190 km) long.
2. Firth of, an estuary of the North Sea, off the coast of central Scotland. 25 mi. (40 km) long.
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Noun1.Tay - a branch of the Tai languages
Tai - the most widespread and best known of the Kadai family of languages
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The striking stone-clad building - created by acclaimed Japanese architect Kengo Kuma - is on the city's River Tay waterfront and features walls that curve both vertically and horizontally, inspired by the dramatic cliffs along the country's east coast.
THE architect of the PS80million V&A Dundee museum was "delighted" to see his vision realised on the banks of the River Tay.
Phase two of four of the Perth Transport Futures project will include the realignment of a section of the A9 trunk road, the provision of a new bridge across the River Tay and railway line, the creation of a new grade separated junction on the A9 and a new 6km link road connecting the A9 with the A93 and A94.
Sun trap at front door offers views of the River Tay.
Northumbria Army Cadets are currently training at Barry Buddon military ranges, on the banks of The River Tay on Scotland's East Coast.
Mateusz Wilamowski, 16, got into difficulty as he attempted to cross the River Tay with two friends.
The other areas are: The Island of Lindisfarne in Northumberland, The Glens of Antrim, The Lomond Hills and the River Tay in Scotland, The South Dorset Ridgeway, Stiperstones and Corndon Hill in Shropshire, The Suffolk Heritage Coast, and The Lower Derwent Valley in Derbyshire.
Passengers stir as night turns to day And the water flows silent in the river Tay.
Simon Fletcher, 19, of Lynmouth Road, Norton, was paddling through rapids on the River Tay near Grandtully in Perthshire on April 7 when his kayak capsized.
The six-day event, around Perth and the River Tay in Scotland, attracted more than 3,000 competitors.
David Hentges was fishing on the Kercock fishing beat at Kinclaven on the River Tay last Saturday when he was overcome by the water.
This week he's off to the wilds of Scotland, where the River Tay is a splendid sight, even in November.