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tangka

[ tuhng-kah ]
/ təŋˈkɑ /
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noun

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  • On the news of this exploit the war-drum was beaten and the tangka was held.

    The Fijians|Basil Thomson
  • The tangka was a review, held on the eve of leaving the chief village, and at every halting-place on the way to the battlefield.

    The Fijians|Basil Thomson
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