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1. (adjective) to be bare, bald, barren.

He rake a runga o ngā maunga i te raumati. / The tops of the mountains are bare in summer.

Synonyms: porohewa, moremore, hohore, hore, horehore, tāmoremore, hewa, tāmore, monemone, māmori, mārakerake, marake, more, māmore

2. (noun) barren land.

Synonyms: koraha, tuakau, pākihi

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