toetoe

noun toe·toe \¦tōē¦tōē, ˈtȯiˌtȯi\
variants: less commonly

toitoi

\¦tōē¦tōē, ˈtȯiˌtȯi\

Definition of toetoe

plural

-s

  1. :  any of several coarse New Zealand sedges and grasses (as of the genera Arundo and Cladium); specifically :  a plant (A. conspicua) used by the Maoris for thatching

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Origin and Etymology of toetoe

Maori toetoe


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