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Dáil Éireann

[doil air-awn, -on; Irish dol-yuh ey-ryuh n] /ˌdɔɪl ˈɛər ɔn, -ɒn; Irish ˌdɒl yə ˈeɪ ryən/
noun
1.
the lower house of the parliament of the Republic of Ireland.
Also called Dail.
Compare Oireachtas.
Origin
< Irish: assembly of Eire
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Dáil Éireann

/ˈdaːl ˈeːrɪn/
noun
1.
(in the Republic of Ireland) the lower chamber of parliament See also Oireachtas
Word Origin
from Irish dáil assembly (from Old Irish dāl) + Éireann of Eire
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