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1. (noun) accusation, blame, charge, scandal, defamation.

Kua kore e taea te huna te heitara mō te tūkino a ngā hōia i ā rātou mauhere (PK 2008:100). / It is no longer possible to hide the accusation concerning the soldiers' torture of their prisoners.

Synonyms: whakapaepae, whakapā hē, whakapae, kupu whakapae

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