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putiputi Play

1. (loan) (noun) flower.

Ko ngā putiputi nei he roimata nō tātou mō rātou mā e takoto mai rā i ngā marae o ngā iwi kē (TTT 1/4/1927:565). / These flowers were our tears for those who lie on the battle fields of other nationalities.


ipu putiputi

1. (noun) vase.


mahi hoahoa kāri putiputi Play

1. landscape gardening.

Ko ngā mahi toi, ko ngā mahi mātauranga, ko ngā mahi hoahoa kāri putiputi, ko ngā mahi hoahoa whare, ngā mahi i mahia e ō rāua uri (TTR 1996:9). / Their descendants work in the arts, education, landscape gardening and architecture.


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