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whakakāinga Play

1. (verb) to make a home, establish a home.

E kore ia nei ngā iwi noho apiapi o te ao e kōnohi ki ngā wāhi āhua wātea o te ao, ki reira whakakāinga ai? (TTT 1/9/1925:288). / Will the people in densely populated places of the world not yearn for more sparsely populated places to establish homes?

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