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pair

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noun
1 noun also GAMES two things together péire masc4  c m ua pair of shoes péire brógone shoe of a pair leathbhróga matching pair péire meaitseála, péire comhoiriúnachthey aren't a matching pair ní hiad péire a chéile iada pair of aces dhá aon, péire aonta 2 noun of object with two parts a pair of trousers bríste, treabhsara pair of stockings stocaía pair of scissors siosúr
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3 noun ANAT of body partspéire masc4  c m udhá  c m ua pair of blue eyes dhá shúil ghorm 4 noun of peoplebeirt fem2  c m upéire masc4  c m udís fem2  c m utwo pairs of newly-weds dhá lánúin nuaphósta 5 noun male and femalecúpla masc4  c m upéire masc4  c m ua pair of ducks bardal agus lachaa breeding pair péire pórúcháin 6 noun of partnershipbeirt fem2  c m upéire masc4  c m u 7 noun BIOCHEM, CHEM of elementspéire masc4  c m udís fem2  c m ucúiplín 8 noun POL of Members of Parliamentleathphéire  c m u 9 noun HIST of horsespéire masc4  c m ucuingir fem  c m u
verb
10 verb put in twos TRANSITIVEcuir i mbeirteannacuir i bpéirípéireáil verb  c m uto pair socks stocaí a chur ina bpéirí
phrases

an extra pair of hands

lámh chúntalámh chuidithe

a pair of

a pair of 12-year-old boys beirt bhuachaillí dhá bhliain déag d'aois

in pairs

i bpéiríi mbeirteannathe children work in pairs oibríonn na páistí ina mbeirteanna

a safe pair of hands

BUS-ADMduine iontaofaduine le trustSeán's a safe pair of hands is duine iontaofa é Seán, is féidir brath ar Sheán i gcónaí

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pair

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