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medicine

1 noun practice, studyleigheas masc1  c m uliacht technical term fem3  c m umíochaine technical term fem4  c m ushe practices holistic medicine cleachtann sí an leigheas iomlánaíochhe's studying medicine tá sé ag gabháil don leigheasdoctor of medicine dochtúir leighis 2 noun drugcógas masc1  c m uleigheas masc1  c m ucógas leighis  c m uit's a very good medicine for coughs is leigheas an-mhaith ar an gcasacht éhave you taken your medicine? ar chaith tú do chógas?, ar thóg tú do chógas?
phrases

to give sb a taste of their own medicine

buille dá bhata féin a thabhairt do dhuinetomhas a láimhe féin a thabhairt do dhuine

sth is the best medicine

laughter is the best medicine is é an gáire an leigheas is fearr, ní bhuailfeadh aon dochtúir an gáire

to take your medicine

it's your own doing so take your medicine tú féin a rinne é mar sin slog siar é, is tú féin a rinne é agus bíodh a chonách sin ortthe country's in debt and has to take its medicine tá an tír i bhfiacha agus caithfidh sí ól na dí seirbhe a thabhairt air

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