kiore

noun
ki·​o·​re | \ kēˈōrē \
plural -s

Definition of kiore

: the native rat (Rattus exulan) of New Zealand now wholly or nearly replaced by the introduced Norwegian and black rats

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History and Etymology for kiore

Maori

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“Kiore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kiore. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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