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defence

(also US

defense

)
noun
phrases
noun
1 noun MIL, COMP, ECOL action taken to protectcosaint fem3  c m uwe have no defence against the sea níl aon chosaint againn in aghaidh na farraige, níl aon chosaint againn ón bhfarraigethe defence of the country cosaint na tírepeople who gave their lives in defence of freedom daoine a fuair bás ar son na saoirse 2 noun MIL, ECOL equipment, manpower to protect countrycosaint fem3  c m udefence systems córais chosanta
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun GOV, POL support for sb/sthcosaint fem3  c m uhe uses this as a defence against criticism úsáideann sé é seo mar chosaint ar cháineadhthe manager spoke in defence of the player labhair an bainisteoir ar son an imreorain my own defence I'd say he was going too fast má thig liom labhairt ar mo shon féin, déarfainn go raibh sé ag dul róthapa; ó mo thaobhsa de, déarfainn go raibh sé ag dul róthapain his defence, he did his best leis an gceart a thabhairt dó, rinne sé a dhícheall; lena cheart a thabhairt dó, rinne sé a dhícheallthe official came to the defence of the Department chosain an t-oifigeach an Roinnthe principal leapt to the defence of his teachers chosain an príomhoide a chuid múinteoirí láithreachhe made a strong defence of his policy chosain sé a pholasaí go tréan 4 noun LAW case presented in courtcosaint fem3  c m uhe conducted his own defence rinne sé é féin a chosainther defence was strong bhí an chosaint a rinne sí láidirwitness for the defence finné ar son an chosantóra, finné ar thaobh na cosanta 5 noun LAW defendantcosantóir masc3  c m u 6 noun LAW defendant's teamcosaint fem3  c m udlíodóirí an chosantóra NPcounsel for defence abhcóide cosanta, abhcóide na gcosantóirí 7 noun MED, BIOL, PHYSIOL natural protection systemcosaint fem3  c m uthe body's natural defence against disease cosaint nádúrtha an choirp ar ghalair 8 noun SPOR players who defendcosantóirí masc3  c m ucosaint fem3  c m uthat team has a really good defence tá cosantóirí den scoth ag an bhfoireann sinI usually play in defence imrím sa chosaint de ghnáth, imrím sna cúlaithe de ghnáth 9 noun SPOR retention of title, trophycosaint fem3  c m uthis was his first defence of the title ba é seo an chéad uair aige ag cosaint a chraoibhe 10 noun ED argument for validity of researchcosaint fem3  c m u
phrases

sb's / sth's defences are down

she made the offer when his defences were down rinne sí an tairiscint nuair nach raibh sé ar a chosaint

Defence

noun GOVCosaint fem3  c m uthe Department of Defence an Roinn Cosanta → féach defence

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