noun po·ro·kai·whir·ia \ˌpōrōˌkīˈ(h)wirēə\

Definition of porokaiwhiria



  1. :  a small or shrubby New Zealand tree (Hedycarya arborea) of the family Monimiaceae with opposite short-petioled leaves and inconspicuous flowers in axillary panicles followed by bright red drupes

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Origin and Etymology of porokaiwhiria

Maori porokaiwhiri

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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