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Scotia (skō´shə), originally the Latin name for Ireland. In the Middle Ages, it was used to refer to Scotland, to which the Scots had migrated from Ireland. Today it is used poetically.

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scotia (pl. scotiae). Trochilus, or hollow concave moulding, in e.g. an Attic base of a Classical column sandwiched between the fillets above and below the torus mouldings.

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