/ (ˈtɑːˌwaɪ) /
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any of various species of beech of the genus Nothofagus of New Zealand, originally called "birches" by the settlers
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Words nearby tawai
tavern nuts, tavern table, TAVR, taw, tawa, tawai, tawdry, tawheowheo, tawhiri, tawie, tawney
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No incident occurred during the navigation of the eastern coast of Tawai-Pounamow.Celebrated Travels and Travellers|Jules Verne
My children, I am old; my hair is white, the yellow leaf is falling from the tawai tree.A History of the English Church in New Zealand|Henry Thomas Purchas