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parataniwha

/ (pɑːrɑːˈtɑːniːfɑː) /

noun plural parataniwha

a New Zealand plant, Elatostema rugosa, with pink and red serrated leaves

Nearby words

parasynapsis, parasynovitis, parasynthesis, parasyntheton, parasystole, parataniwha, parataxic, parataxic distortion, parataxis, paratenesis, paratenic host

Word Origin for parataniwha

Māori
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