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Stir·ling

 (stûr′lĭng)
A city of central Scotland on the Forth River west-northwest of Edinburgh. Its medieval castle was the birthplace of James III of Scotland.
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Stirling

(ˈstɜːlɪŋ)
n
1. (Placename) a city in central Scotland, in Stirling council area on the River Forth: its castle was a regular residence of many Scottish monarchs between the 12th century and 1603. Pop: 32 673 (2001)
2. (Placename) a council area of central Scotland, created from part of Central Region in 1996; includes most of the historical county of Stirlingshire: the Forth valley rises to the Grampian Mountains in the N. Administrative centre: Stirling. Pop: 86 370 (2003 est). Area: 2173 sq km (839 sq miles)

Stirling

(ˈstɜːlɪŋ)
n
(Biography) Sir James. 1926–92, British architect; buildings include the Neue Staatsgalerie in Stuttgart (1977–84)
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Stir•ling

(ˈstɜr lɪŋ)

n.
1. Also called Stir′ling•shire` (-ˌʃɪər, -ʃər) a historic county in central Scotland.
2. a city in and the administrative center of the Central region, on the Forth River. 38,638.
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McCALLUM ROBERT Peacefully on the 27th February 2018 at home with his family in Keir Avenue, Stirling, Robert McCallum aged 79 years.
But any semblance of purism and hierarchy was abandoned in the new, eclectic pastiches championed by theorists and architects such as Charles Jencks, James Stirling, Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown, Michael Graves and Terry Farrell.