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kauhanga riri

1. (noun) battlefield, battleground, field of battle, battle zone, war zone, combat zone, front line, campaign, military operation.

Ka noho, ka roa, ka tutuki i a Pōtatau tana hiahia kia kite ā-kanohi tonu ia i te kauhanga riri (TTR 2000:161). / Eventually Pōtatau got his wish to see the front line with his own eyes.

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Synonyms: māra o te pakanga, pae o te riri, pae o te pakanga, parekura

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