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peak

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1 noun when sth is at its heightbuaic fem2buaicphointe masc4  c m uwhen the season is at its peak nuair a bhíonn an séasúr ina bhuaicthe number of applicants has dropped from a peak of 250 tá líon na n-iarratasóirí tar éis titim ó bhuaiclíon 250the viewing figures reached their peak on Tuesday bhain na figiúirí féachana a mbuaicphointe amach Dé Máirtcrime hit a new peak last year bhí an choiriúlacht níos measa ná riamh anuraidhat the peak of the Troubles nuair ba mheasa na Trioblóidí 2 noun when sb or sth is most successfuli mbarr do réimei mbarr do mhaitheasafaoi bhláth  c m uwhen the movement was at its peak nuair a bhí an ghluaiseacht in ard a réimewhen they were younger and at the peak of their powers nuair a bhí siad níos óige agus i mbarr a maitheasaat his peak he was unbeatable nuair a bhí sé i mbarr a mhaitheasa bhí sé dochloíteshe's past her peak níl sí in ard a réime a thuilleadh, tá na laethanta is fearr caite aici
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3 noun MATH point on a graphbuaicphointe masc4  c m u 4 noun mountainsliabh masc2  c m ucnoc masc1  c m uthe highest peak in each province an sliabh is airde i ngach cúige 5 (also mountain peak) noun pointed top of mountainbinn fem2  c m ubinn sléibhe 6 noun ridge of roof etcstuaic fem2  c m u 7 noun CLOTH part of capspeic fem2feirc fem2  c m u
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8 verb reach the highest amount or level INTRANSITIVEbuaic a bhaint amachpopulation growth peaked there in the 1960s bhain fás an daonra a bhuaic amach ansin sna 1960idí, ba sna 1960idí ba mhó fás an daonrademand peaks around Christmas i dtrátha na Nollag is mó an t-éileamhinflation peaked at 7% 7% an buaicleibhéal a bhain an boilsciú amach 9 verb reach the highest standard INTRANSITIVEbheith i mbarr do mhaitheasaplayers want to peak for championship bíonn imreoirí ag iarraidh bheith i mbarr a maitheasa don chraobhthe harmonies peak in the final chorus sa churfá deiridh is fearr an comhcheol
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10 adjective when sth is at its heightbuaic- preffares are higher during peak periods bíonn na táillí níos airde le linn buaicthréimhsíJuly is the peak month of the holiday season mí Iúil an mhí is gnóthaí i séasúr na turasóireachta 11 adjective maximum, at the highest levelbuaic- prefuas-its peak performance is 6 GHz 6 GHz a bhuaicfheidhmíochtthe athletes were in peak condition bhí na lúthchleasaithe i mbarr a maitheasapeak production buaictháirgeadh