makomako

noun
ma·​ko·​ma·​ko | \ ˈmäkōˌmä(ˌ)kō, ˈməkəˌmək \
variants: or mako \ ˈmä(ˌ)kō \
plural -s

Definition of makomako

1 : a New Zealand tree (Aristotelia racemosa) of the family Elaeocarpaceae having a small red berry that turns black at maturity and is used for making wine

called also wineberry

2 : the New Zealand bellbird

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History and Etymology for makomako

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“Makomako.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/makomako. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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