/ (ˌpɔːrɪˈruːə) /
a city in New Zealand, on the North Island just north of Wellington. Pop: 50 600 (2004 est)
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Example sentences from the Web for porirua
The Governor had several hours' start of him, and he was compelled to make a wide detour to avoid the British post at Porirua.An Old New Zealander|T. Lindsay Buick