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A city of northern Scotland on the Moray Firth at the terminus of the Caledonian Canal.


also In·ver·ness  (ĭn′vər-nĕs′)
1. A long, loose overcoat with a detachable cape having a round collar.
2. The cape of such an overcoat.

[After Inverness.]


1. (Placename) a city in N Scotland, administrative centre of Highland: tourism and specialized engineering. Pop: 40 949 (2001)
2. (Clothing & Fashion) (sometimes not capital) an overcoat with a removable cape


(ˌɪn vərˈnɛs, ˈɪn vərˌnɛs)

1. Also called In`ver•ness′shire (-ʃɪər, -ʃər) a historic county in NW Scotland.
2. a seaport in the Highland region, in N Scotland. 61,077; 1080 sq. mi. (2797 sq. km).
3. (often l.c.) an overcoat with a removable cape.
4. a long, full, wool or worsted cape, often in a plaid pattern.
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Knowing my Raffles as I did, I was not surprised when he dived under one end of this bridge, and came up with his Inverness cape and opera hat, which he had hidden there on his way to the house.
In less than five minutes I put them back, after winding the picture about my body beneath my Inverness cape.
The additional flights is a part of the plan to increase capacity between London and Inverness by almost 30% next spring and the carrier will also announced the full timetable in lae summer this year.
our tip 3pts each on 0-2 and 1-3 correct scores [SG] key stat Inverness have only failed to score in two of their 30 games in all competitions Last six seasons HW D AW League games 2 2 5 Cup games/other 0 0 3 Backing +PS8.
The new Premier Inn Inverness West hotel and Loch Ness House Beefeater Grill, and Premier Inn Inverness Centre, will open on January 23, 2012.
For more information about Inverness Medical Innovations, please visit our website at http://www.
Inverness is renowned as the gateway to the Highlands and Islands of Scotland.
The concept is probably best exemplified by Manka's Inverness Lodge, located just off Highway 1 in Inverness, 35 miles north of San Francisco and on the very edge of tranquil Point Reyes National Seashore.
Westminster Management Company acquired Inverness Apartments in Gloucester County last year.
Under the agreement, Inverness will be responsible for the development of the test in accordance with certain plans and milestones, and Inverness and BG Medicine will collaborate in support of development of the test and regulatory filings.
From spring 2014 easyJet will increase capacity between Inverness and London by almost 30% with the introduction of an early morning departure to Gatwick and an evening arrival from Gatwick.
CELTIC cannot afford any more slip-ups if they are to close the 12-point lead that Rangers hold in the SPL but the Hoops face a testing trip to Inverness this afternoon.