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manawa

/mɑːnɑːwɑː/
noun
1.
(NZ) another word for mangrove
Word Origin
Māori
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  • He has torn out the manawa of the soldier, as a maw—an offering to the God of War!

  • All the material was ready in no time (manawa ole), and Pi settled upon the night when the work was to be done.

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