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Kurī. (Topical Term)

Preferred form: Kurī.
Used for/see from:
  • Kīrehe
  • Dogs
  • Māori dog.
  • Polynesian dog.
See also:

Whakamārama: He kararehe tūturu nā te Māori, kua ngaro me te moa. I kainga, ko te kiri he mea ioio ka tuituia ki te kaupapa muka. He kakahu rangatira.

Scope Note: General term for dogs. Traditional usage: A variety of dog, now extinct, used for food and for its hide, made into cloaks, etc. Contemporary usage: Use for any type of dog.

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