a New Zealand myrtaceous tree, Leptospermum Ericoides, with aromatic leaves: Also called: white tea tree
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How to use kanuka in a sentence
"She has mixed it with snow," interpreted kanuka, as she urged it upon him.
kanuka turned to his men and talked to them rapidly and in low tones.
A low colloquy ensued, and then kanuka turned to his employer.
"I don't doubt your word, kanuka," observed Fred in the same calm, even tones.
At this interesting point kanuka entered from a rear door, stamping off the snow, and took his place on the bench beside Fred.