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mei kore ake Play

1. in case...may, were fortunate, to see whether, if it were not for, thanks to, it's just as well - an idiom praising the importance of someone's or something's contribution.

Mei kore ake koe hei tohutohu i a mātou. / We are fortunate to have you to advise us.

See also me kore ake, mai kore ake

2. just like, similar to, the epitome of - sometimes used to indicate that someone's qualities are similar to those of someone else.

See also me kore ake, mai kore ake

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