New English-Irish Dictionary
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rare

1. adjective not frequent2. adjective ZOOL, SCI not found in large numbers3. adjective PUBL unique4. adjective COOK lightly cooked and still red inside5. adjective PHYS containing little oxygen6. adjective unusually remarkable or good7. adjective strange
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1 adjective not frequentannamh adj1neamhchoitianta adj3  c m ufánach adj1  c m uthat's a rare event is annamh a tharlaíonn sé sin, ní minic a tharlaíonn sé sina rare disease galar neamhchoitiantafine summers are rare in Ireland is annamh a bhíonn samhradh maith in Éirinnit's very rare for her to complain is rí-annamh léi bheith ag gearán, ní minic a bhíonn sí ag gearánthey're a great crowd, with rare exceptions is dream breá iad tríd is tríd, is dream breá iad den chuid is móit's only on rare occasions that I drink is annamh a bhíonn deoch agam, corruair a ólaim, ní ólaim ach anois is arísin a very rare case i bhfíor-chorrchás, go fánach 2 adjective also ZOOL, SCI not found in large numbersneamhchoitianta adj3  c m utearc adj  c m ugann adj1  c m uthe corncrake is fairly rare nowadays tá an traonach gann sa lá atá inniu annrare metal tearcmhiotalrare species speiceas neamhchoitianta
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3 adjective PUBL uniqueuathúil adj2  c m urare book leabhar uathúil 4 adjective COOK lightly cooked and still red insidetearcbhruite  c m u 5 adjective PHYS containing little oxygenéadlúth adj1tanaí familiar adj3  c m u 6 adjective unusually remarkable or goodthar an gcoitiantachtas an ngnáth  c m uar leith  c m ua woman of rare intellect bean a bhfuil intleacht thar an gcoitiantacht aici 7 adjective strangeait adj1  c m uaisteach adj1  c m usaoithiúil adj2  c m uthat's rare tá sin ait, tá sin aisteachhe's a rare boy is ait an mac é, tá sé aisteach, duine corr é
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to have a rare old time

we had a rare old time at the weekend bhí an-spórt againn ar an deireadh seachtaine, bhí am ar dóigh againn ag an deireadh seachtaine, bhaineamar súp as an deireadh seachtaine

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