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  is the Ngāi Tahu dialect for ice.

The term   means to say 'grace, pray' or 'recite a prayer'.

The term maha means '   ', 'numerous, abundant'.

  means to 'go astray, stray, deviate, digress' or 'to get side-tracked'.

The term '   ' means 'to roar, make continuous noise' or 'rumble'.

The term 'takahi' means 'to trample, tramp, '   ' or ' tread'.

'Waenganui' is a term that describes 'the middle,   , amidst, amid' or 'between'.

'   ' is a word that translates to 'awful, ugly, disagreeable' or 'disgusting'.

The term 'amuamu' means to 'grumble' or '   '.

To be 'struck, hit accidentally, injured' or 'hurt' are definitions of the term '   '.

'   ' is an 'expression of surprise'.


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