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parakore

1. (stative) be pure, uncontaminated, having no impurities.

Me ngā tūranga rama he parakore nei te kōura, e rima ki te taha ki matau, e rima ki te taha ki mauī, i mua o te ahurewa (PT I Ngā Kīngi 7:49). / And the candlesticks of pure gold, five on the right side, and five on the left, before the oracle.

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