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haka

[hah-kah]
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noun
  1. a ceremonial Maori war dance that involves chanting.
  2. a similar performance by a sports team before a game, especially in New Zealand Rugby.
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haka

noun NZ
  1. a Māori war chant accompanied by gestures
  2. a similar performance by a rugby team
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Word Origin

Māori
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