Moray Firth

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Mor·ay Firth

 (mûr′ē)
An inlet of the North Sea on the northeast coast of Scotland. It is the northern outlet of the Caledonian Canal system.

Moray Firth

n
(Placename) an inlet of the North Sea on the NE coast of Scotland. Length: about 56 km (35 miles)

Mor′ay Firth′


n.
an arm of the North Sea projecting into the NE coast of Scotland. Inland portion ab. 30 mi. (48 km) long.
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Noun1.Moray Firth - an inlet of the North Sea on the northeast coast of ScotlandMoray Firth - an inlet of the North Sea on the northeast coast of Scotland
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FORGET Salmon Fishing in the Yemen - for this hungry dolphin, it was all about salmon hunting in the Moray Firth.
Moray Offshore Renewables declared that it has chosen RES for the offering of management contractor services for the first project within the Moray Firth round-3 zone, located off the north-east coast of Scotland.
Flight Lieutenant Hywel Poole, 28, from Llandegfan near Menai Bridge, was among three airmen killed when two Tornado aircraft collided over the Moray Firth in July 2012.
August 1848, Moray Firth fishing disaster: 100 fishermen and 124 boats were lost when a storm blew up in the Moray Firth.
Flight Lieutenant Adam Sanders, 27, from Formby, had been missing since the accident involving two jets over the Moray Firth on July 3, along with Squadron Leader Samuel Bailey, 26, whose remains were also identified yesterday.
Sqd Ldr Bailey and Flt Lt Adam Sanders, 27, are missing presumed dead after the crash in the Moray Firth.
Four personnel from RAF Lossiemouth were involved in the incident in the Moray Firth.
CRASH: Two RAF Tornado GR4's have gone down in the Moray Firth
The Tornado GR4s from RAF Lossiemouth plunged into the Moray Firth off the northeast coast of Scotland.
The Ministry of Defence confirmed the crash in the Moray Firth area, but would not reveal any further details.
uk DOLPHIN WATCHING Moray Firth, Scotland SPOT dolphins in the Moray Firth with Gemini Marine Charters.
The team will set off from Hebburn police station at 6am today for the gruelling ride to RAF Kinloss on the Moray Firth in Scotland.

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