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puha

/ (ˈpuːhɑː) /
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noun
NZ another name for sow thistle
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Word Origin for puha

Māori
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How to use puha in a sentence

  • There was one young man, named Harry, whose work it was to take my master about in his puha tia tia (carriage).

    Pkia|Louis Becke
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