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minority

1. noun the smaller in number within a group2. noun ANTH, SOCIOL a smaller group within population3. noun ANTH, SOCIOL member of a smaller group within population4. noun LAW when sb is under the legal age for sth5. noun POL the opposition in a 2-party system
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1 noun the smaller in number within a groupmionlach masc1only a minority of people complain is beag duine a dhéanann gearán, ní dhéanann ach líon beag daoine gearánit's nonetheless a significant minority of respondents mionlach suntasach de na freagróirí atá i gceist mar sin féinin a minority of cases i roinnt bheag cásannathe troublemakers are in a tiny minority is mionlach beag bídeach iad lucht an achrainnI was in a minority with that argument is beag duine a d'aontaigh liom maidir leis an argóint sin
modifiermionlaighminority government rialtas mionlaighthe minority parties na páirtithe mionlaighminority shareholder scairshealbhóir mionlaigh
2 noun ANTH, SOCIOL a smaller group within populationmionlach masc1religious minority mionlach reiligiúnda
modifiermionlaighmion- prefminority language teanga mhionlaigh, mionteangaminority rights cearta mionlaigh
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun (US) ANTH, SOCIOL member of a smaller group within populationduine a bhaineann le grúpa mionlaigh
modifiera bhaineann le grúpaminority applicants iarrthóirí a bhaineann le grúpa mionlaigh
4 noun LAW when sb is under the legal age for sthmionaois fem  c m uduring her minority ina mionaois di 5 noun (especially US) POL the opposition in a 2-party system freasúra masc4  c m uthe minority leader ceannaire an fhreasúra
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to be in a minority of one

you're in a minority of one on that tá tú leat féin óna thaobh sin de, tusa an t-aon duine amháin a cheapann é sin