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special

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1 adjective unusualspeisialta adj3  c m uar leith  c m ufaoi leith  c m ua very special event ócáid an-speisialtaCroke Park has a special place in the history of football tá áit faoi leith ag Páirc an Chrócaigh i stair na peile on special occasions ar ócáidí speisialta by special request ar iarratas speisialtaspecial circumstances cúinsí ar leiththe special significance of this time of year an tábhacht ar leith atá leis an am seo den bhliainsomewhere special áit éigin speisialta, áit éigin iontachdo you have anything special in mind? an bhfuil aon rud faoi leith ar intinn agat? to be something special bheith speisialta, bheith iontach a bit special usually informal speisialta, rud beag speisialta, beagán speisialtathere's something a bit special about this place tá rud éigin an-speisialta faoin áit seo, tá rud éigin sonrach faoin áit seo 2 adjective extraspeisialta adj3  c m uar leith  c m uspecial welcome fáilte speisialta, fáilte ar leith to make a special effort iarracht ar leith a dhéanamh, iarracht speisialta a dhéanamhthey made a special effort to be nice to me rinne siad iarracht ar leith bheith go lách liom to pay special attention to sth aird ar leith a thabhairt ar rud, aird faoi leith a thabhairt do rud to take a special interest in sth suim ar leith a chur i rud, spéis ar leith a chur i rud, aird ar leith a thabhairt ar rud to be of special interest to sb suim ar leith a bheith ag duine i rudthis course will be of special interest to parents beidh suim ar leith ag tuismitheoirí sa chúrsa seothis discovery is of special interest to archaeologists ábhar spéise ar leith do sheandálaithe í an fhionnachtain seo
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3 adjective of personal significancespeisialta adj3  c m uar leith  c m uevery field is special to my father is mór le rá ag m'athair gach garraí, tá gean ar leith ag m'athair ar gach gortwe always felt special bhraitheamar i gcónaí go rabhamar speisialta, mhothaíomar i gcónaí go raibh gean orainn to make sb feel special a thabhairt le fios do dhuine go bhfuil sé speisialta, a chur in iúl do dhuine gur mór agat é 4 adjective uniquespeisialta adj3  c m uar leith  c m uspecial rates rátaí speisialtait gives a special character to the town déanann sé baile faoi leith deit made the day really special chuir sé barr feabhais ar an lá, rinne sé lá de mo shaol de, rinne sé lá an-speisialta de 5 adjective GOV, POL, LAW designed specifically for sb/sthspeisialta adj3  c m uar leith  c m usain- prefspecial edition eagrán speisialtaspecial ability sainchumas
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6 noun especially COOK of menurogha bia an laerogha an títhe menu also included specials bhí roghanna an lae ar an mbiachlár chomh maithwe chose from the specials' menu roghnaíomar as biachlár roghanna an lae 7 noun TV-RAD dedicated programme, event etcclár speisialta  c m uChristmas special clár speisialta Nollag 8 noun COMM, informal offertairiscint speisialta  c m u 9 noun (BRITAIN), informal POLICE, LAW constableconstábla speisialta  c m u 'B' specials HIST na B-Speisialtaigh, na B-Specials foreign

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