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kaitātaki

1. (noun) leader - often used of the leader of a haka.

(Te Kōhure Textbook (Ed. 2): 72-74;)

Ko ia tonu tētehi o ngā tino kaitātaki o te hunga whakahaumanu i te Kotahitanga (TTR 1996:161). / He himself was one of the main leaders in the revival of Te Kotahitanga Movement.

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