loch leven

Leven

[lee-vuhn]
noun
a lake in E Scotland: ruins of a castle in which Mary Queen of Scots was imprisoned.
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Leven (ˈliːvən)
 
n
1.  a lake in E central Scotland: one of the shallowest of Scottish lochs, with seven islands, on one of which Mary, Queen of Scots was imprisoned (1567--8). Length: 6 km (3.7 miles). Width: 4 km (2.5 miles)
2.  a sea loch in W Scotland, extending for about 14 km (9 miles) east from Loch Linnhe

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