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1. (noun) rubbish, litter, scraps, rubbish dump, pollution.

He nui ngā ratonga a ngā kaunihera, atu i te whakahaere i ngā whare pukapuka ki te whakawātea i ngā parahanga (Te Ara 2012). / The councils provide a wide range of services, from organising public libraries to clearing waste.

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Te Aka Māori-English, English-Māori Dictionary and Index by John C Moorfield. This dictionary comprises a selection of modern and everyday language that will be extremely useful for learners of the Māori language.

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