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pae o te riri

1. (noun) battlefield, battleground, combat zone, field of battle, front.

Ka hoea a Taupō moana ki tōna tāwaha, ā, mā te awa o Waikato ki te pae o te riri (TTR 1994:141). / They paddled across Lake Taupo to its outlet and down the Waikato River to the battlefield.

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See also pae o te pakanga

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

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