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merit

1. noun value, capability2. noun advantage, good point3. noun EDU4. verb 1 noun value, capabilityfiúntas masc1  c m upeople of merit daoine fiúntachaa person of no merit duine gan mhaitha book of great merit leabhar den scothneither argument has any merit níl tairbhe ar bith ag baint le ceachtar den dá argóint to judge sb on their own merits duine a mheas ar a chuid buanna féin to select sb on the basis of merit duine a roghnú ar bhonn fiúntais 2 noun advantage, good pointbua masc4  c m ubuntáiste masc4  c m uthe merits of independence buanna an neamhspleáchais, suáilcí an neamhspleáchaisthere's little merit in doing that is beag is fiú sin a dhéanamhthe scheme has the merit of being inexpensive tá de bhua ag an scéim nach gcosnaíonn sí mórán
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3 noun EDUtuillteanas masc1  c m umoladh masc  c m uhe passed with merit fuar sé pas le tuillteanas 4 verb TRANSITIVEtuill verb  c m uall complaints merit a hearing tuilleann gach gearán éisteacht, tá éisteacht ag dul do gach gearán

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