2 pluc

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Forms: pluic

n m. and pluic f. (onomat. < the sound of releasing air from cheeks, whence the distended cheek itself, Ériu liii 153 ) a distended cheek; a cheek (colloquial): pluice ag síneadh a beoil, Triads p. 39.1 , gloss on: rige oíle `blowing out his cheek' (feat of a buffoon), § 116 . ? sluaigh ar sribhanaibh . . . stuíc a tinolaib | pluic a cabanaib, IT iii 92.4 (distended cheeks in booths, of jesters at a fair?). an fad do mhair focal id' phluic, Luc. Fid. 313.8 . ní fhuil teanga . . . im' phluc, O'Bruad. ii 26 z . ? mir pluc, gl. rubigorium, Ir. Gl. 750 ; `the (top) red part of the cheeks (?)', Stokes.

plucaire

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n m. `one that has great cheeks', P. O'C. don phlucaire `the big-jowled fellow', O'Gr. Cat. 584.2 (poem of 1700).

plúchad

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n m. pressing, squeezing, stifling : racht na feirge da dteachtadh [= dtachtadh] ┐ da bplúchadh, ZCP iv 428.12 .

? pludur

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ind is pludur duib bar menma udmall, BB 498b29 ( IT ii2 106.10 ), cf. Alex. 912 - 15 ; text corrupt, leg. pudur (pudar)?

pluirens

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Forms: Pluirens

n a florin (cf. Eng. florence, older name of the coin): ? pl. as ainm coitchionn don ór pluirensi isin tír-sin [sc. France], Ériu v 170.124 . suim do phluirensuibh óir, ib. 123 . Hence apparently the npr. m. Pluirens, ib. 128 .

plumpad

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n m. in compd.: rob imdo . . . claidme . . . 'ga cam- plumpad `many a sword bent', Fianaig. 90.10 . Cf. mod. plimp (plump) `a sudden dash or fall', Dinneen.

plúr

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n o,m. (early French loan-word, RC xii 468 )

(a) flour, meal : .x. meich . . . do phlur cruithnechta, LB 130b48 . plúr ro-glan arna pultadh, BCC § 32 . plúr gléghel, Maund. 160 . trí meadha do mhin phlúir fine meal, Gen. xviii 6 . ag diommoladh an phlúir neamhdha manna, TSh. 1572 , cf. 10890 .

(b) a flower (generally only in fig. sense): in dā plur da lisa the two fleurs-de- lis, D IV 2, 78ra 42 . plúr na mban, Oss. iv 266.4 . gég do phlúr Éirionn uile, KMMisc. 58 z .

plúsar

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x see blúsar.

plutad

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Forms: plútadh

n m. the act of breaking, smashing ? plutad .i. brisiud a plutone .i. Pluton gaba iffirn, Corm. Y 1074 . plutadh .i. briseadh, O'Cl. plútadh `a breaking or tearing', P. O'C. ; O'R. (plutadh).

pobbalsaib

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n some kind of balsam or fragrant plant : ballsaib imda ann . . . araill dina bolgaib na pobbalsaib, IT ii2 102 x . o paballsaib ┐ tuis, 104.3 ( BB 496b39 , 497a33 ). A compd. of pop(p) and balsaib (balsaim)?

pobual

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n name of a plant : bíd an poipín dubh maille re blath. dearg . . . as ris adeartar pobual rígh, 23 K 42, 403.7 (some kind of poppy?). pobual .i. lus spinán, Arch. i 334.35 . aristo- lica . . . .i. bpobuol, 335.63 . Cf. lac papaveris .i. bainde noch tic as a[n] popol dearg, 23 F 19, 18 ra 41 . pobal `butterburr', O'R.; Hog. Luibh. (poball).