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slot

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verb
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noun
1 noun slit in machinesliotán masc1  c m uthe money goes into that slot cuirtear an t-airgead isteach sa sliotán sin, cuirtear an t-airgead isteach sa pholl sin 2 noun COMP groovesliotán masc1  c m umemory card slot sliotán cárta cuimhne
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3 noun place in scheduleionad masc1  c m uhe has a regular slot on TG4 tá mír rialta aige ar TG4she's got a five minute slot in which she can meet you tá cúig nóiméad aici le bualadh leat, tá cúig nóiméad aici ina bhféadfadh sí bualadh leatthere are only two slots left on the tour níl ach dhá áit fágtha ar an turas, níl ach áit do bheirt fágtha ar an turaslanding slot seal tuirlingthetime slot am sa sceideal 4 noun position in rankingáit fem2  c m uthe top slot went to Antrim ghnóthaigh Aontroim an chéad áitshe took the runner up slot with 28 points fuair sí 28 pointe agus an dara háit 5 noun job, place in teamáit fem2  c m uionad masc1  c m uhe wants to hang onto his slot on the county team is mian leis greim a choinneáil ar a áit ar fhoireann an chontae 6 noun deer tracklorg fia 7 noun gambling machinemeaisín sliotáin
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8 verb fit sth into groove, slit TRANSITIVEcuir isteach iionsáigh technical term verb  c m uyou simply slot an iPod into the docking station níl ort ach ipod a chur isteach sa stáisiún nasctha, níl ort ach ipod a shocrú isteach sa stáisiún nasctha 9 verb fit into groove, slit INTRANSITIVEtéigh isteach ithe card slots into your computer tá sliotán ar do ríomhaire don chárta, cuirtear an cárta isteach i sliotán ar do ríomhaire 10 verb fit into situation etc TRANSITIVEthat music would slot into the music of the sixties tagann an ceol sin le ceol na seascaidí, ní bheadh an ceol sin as áit i gceol na seascaidíshe's able to slot into any company réitíonn sí le gach cineál duine, faigheann sí ar aghaidh le gach cineál duine, baineann sí ceart de gach cineál comhluadair 11 verb insert, assign into group etc TRANSITIVEthe new staff were slotted into different departments cuireadh an fhoireann nua ag obair i rannóga éagsúlait's easier to slot them all into the category of bullies is éasca maistíní a dhéanamh díobh uile, is éasca a rá gur maistíní iad uile 12 verb give sb, sth time in schedule TRANSITIVEam sa sceideal a thabhairt doher programme was slotted for 3 pm cuireadh a clár ar siúl ag a 3 pmthey slotted the show on Thursday night thug siad am don chlár ar sceideal oíche Déardaoin 13 verb SPOR score with precision TRANSITIVEneadaigh verb  c m ucuir san eangachshe slotted the ball into the net neadaigh sí an liathróid san eangach, chuir sí an pheil i gcúl na heangaí
phrases

to slot into place

1 fit into correct position all the bits have slotted into place tá na míreanna uile ina n-áit féin 2 become clearer, betterbheith ag teacht le chéileteacht i dtoll a chéileteacht i gceann a chéilethings are slotting into place in the new job tá gnóthaí ag teacht i gceann a chéile sa phost nua

slot machine

1 (also slot) noun gambling machine meaisín sliotáin 2 noun vending machine meaisín díola