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shinty

Pronunciation: /ˈʃɪnti/

Translation of shinty in Spanish:

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • (British English/inglés británico) [Sport/Deporte] shinny2
    Example sentences
    • Take Scottish shinty and Irish hurling and divvy up a fair compromise to create a composite set of rules incorporating both traditions finer points.
    • They are as different as rugby union and rugby league, shinty and hurling, Test match and one-day cricket.
    • Also, unlike shinty, hurling is a geographically inclusive game.

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