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kamo Play

1. (verb) to wink, blink.

Ka warea ia ki te mōunu i ana matau, ka kamo ngā whatu o ngā tāngata o te ihu ki ō te tā, me ō te tā ki ō te ihu (JPS 1911:17). / While he was occupied with baiting his hooks, the men in the bow exchanged glances with those in the stern, and those in the stern with those in the bow.


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2. (noun) eye, eyelash, eyelid.

He pai pea hei whakaoho i te hinengaro o te tangata ihu hūpē ki ngā take reo Māori, engari taro kau iho, kua nenewha anō ngā kamo, kua muhukai anō ngā taringa o te nuinga (HM 4/1993:1). / It's probably good to stimulate the mind of the novice to Māori language matters, but after a while, for the majority, the eyelids begin to close again and the ears become inattentive.


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