tarata

noun

ta·​ra·​ta
variants or less commonly taratah
təˈrätə
plural -s
: a small evergreen tree (Pittosporum eugenioides) of New Zealand having white bark and fragrant corymbs of pale yellow flowers

called also white mapau

Word History

Etymology

Maori tarata

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“Tarata.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tarata. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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