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sinséar
  1.  ancestor(n m1)
  2.  forefather(n m1)
  3.  ginger(n m1)
Usage
  1. oifigeach sinsearach = senior official
  2. sinséar, scealláin seadóige, silíní = ginger, grapefruit segments, cherries
  3. ciallaíonn gaol sinsear, dírshliochtach = relative means ancestor, lineal descendant
  4. labhras, ciotrónán, eoclaip, sinséar, féar sinséir, féar liomóide = bay, citronella, eucalyptus, ginger, ginger-grass, lemon-grass
  5. an gnáth-bhreitheamh den Chúirt Uachtarach is sinsearaí mbeidh ar fáil = the senior ordinary judge of the Supreme Court being available
  6. beidh ord tosaíochta ag ..., i gcomhionannas lena chéile, de réir a sinsearachta = ... shall rank equally in precedence according to their seniority
  7. a shaol polaitíochta is geilleagair is saíochta a chur ar aghaidh de réir dhúchas is gnás a sinsear = to develop its life, political, economic and cultural, in accordance with its own genius and traditions
  8. ciallaíonn leabhar tréada leabar ina gcláraítear tairbh shíolrúcháin íonsíolraithe mar aon le lua a sinsear = herd book means a book in which pure-bred breeding bulls are registered with mention of their ancestors
  9. Cathaoirleach Ardchomhairle Bharra na hEireann, Uachtarán an Dlí-Chumainn Chorpraithe, an Cúntóir Dlíthiúil Sinsearach in Oifig an Ard-Aighne = the Chairman of the General Council of the Bar of Ireland, the President of the Incorporated Law Society, the Senior Legal Assistant in the Office of the Attorney General
  10. i gcás a gcomhshealbhóidh beirt daoine scaireanna i gcumann is é an duine arb é a ainm an chéad ainm i dtaifid an chumainn i ndáil le scaireanna i gcomhsheilbh an comhshealbhóir sinsearach = where two persons jointly hold shares in a society the person whose name first appears in the records of the society in relation to shares jointly held shall be the senior joint holder