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1. (noun) basket - made of strips of undressed flax for collecting food, etc.

He mahi pai ki a ia te raranga whāriki, waikawa, rahu, kāwhiu, kete, ā, kōpae hoki (TTTT 2006:39). / She liked weaving mats, course mats, baskets of undressed harakeke, baskets for collecting seafood, kits and round baskets.

Synonyms: raurau, kete, rawhi, roroi, rourou, taiaroa

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