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chestnut

1. noun BOT tree2. noun BOT, COOK fruit, wood of tree3. noun colour4. noun horse5. adjective dark brown
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1 (also sweet chestnut, Spanish chestnut, chestnut tree) noun BOT treecrann cnó capaillcastán technical term masc1  c m u 2 (also sweet chestnut) noun BOT, COOK fruit, wood of treecnó capaill  c m ucastán technical term masc1  c m u
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3 noun (also chestnut brown) colourcrón mascdonnrua masc4  c m ucnódhonn  c m u 4 noun horsecapall buícapall rua 5 adjective dark browncrón adj1donnrua  c m ucnódhonn adj1  c m uit's chestnut in colour tá dath crón airshe has chestnut hair tá gruaig dhonnrua uirthi, tá a cuid gruaige donnrua
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an old chestnut

seanscéalan seanscéal céanna arísseanscéal agus meirg airhe brought up some old chestnut tharraing sé anuas seanscéal éigin, luaigh sé seanscéal éigin a raibh meirg air

to pull sb's chestnuts out of the fire

tú féin a chur i mbaol ar mhaithe le duinemaide as uisce a thógáil do dhuine