Lomond, Loch

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Lomond, Loch Long, narrow lake in Strathclyde and Central regions, w central Scotland. It drains via the River Leven into the Firth of Clyde. The largest of the Scottish lochs, it is 37km (21mi) long and up to 190m (625ft) deep. Ben Lomond (height 973m/3192ft) towers over its n shore. Area: 70sq km (27.5sq mi).