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Irish Americannoun [C]

uk   /ˌaɪə.rɪʃ əˈmer.ɪ.kən/  us   /ˌaɪə.rɪʃ əˈmer.ɪ.kən/
a person who lives in the US but whose family originally came from Ireland
adjective uk   us  
(Definition of Irish American from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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