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resistance

1. noun refusal to accept2. noun active opposition to sb/sth3. noun MIL paramilitary organisation4. noun PHYSIOL ability to resist5. noun ability of sth to resist undergoing change6. noun BOT, AGR, HORT plant's ability to resist disease etc7. noun ELECTRIC, PHYS opposition to flow of electricity or movement
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1 noun refusal to acceptcur in aghaidhcur i gcoinnecur in éadanthere was little resistance to the new road is beag duine a chuir in aghaidh an bhóthair nuashe didn't offer much resistance after that níor chuir sí a cosa i dtaca mórán ina dhiaidh sin, is beag troid a rinne sí ina dhiaidh sinthe act was passed despite stubborn resistance from the opposition ritheadh an t-acht d'ainneoin gur chuir an freasúra go láidir ina aghaidhthere were only pockets of resistance to the visit ní raibh ach corrdhuine i gcoinne na cuairte 2 noun active opposition to sb/sthfrithbheartaíocht fem3ceannairceacht familiar fem
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3 noun MIL paramilitary organisationlucht frithbheartaíochtalucht ceannairceachta familiarresistance fighter trodaí frithbheartaíochta 4 noun PHYSIOL ability to resistfrithsheasmhacht fem3antibiotic resistance frithsheasmhacht in aghaidh antaibheathach 5 noun ability of sth to resist undergoing changefriotaíocht fem3seasamh masc1  c m useasmhacht fem3  c m udecay resistance seasamh in aghaidh lobhadh 6 noun BOT, AGR, HORT plant's ability to resist disease etcfrithsheasmhacht fem3 7 noun ELECTRIC, PHYS opposition to flow of electricity or movementfriotaíocht fem3
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the line of least resistance

(also

the path of least resistance

) an bealach is réidhean bealach is éascaan rogha is lú deacrachtshe always takes the path of least resistance glacann sí an saol deas réidh, ní chuireann sí mórán stró uirthi féin riamh