toheroa

noun
to·​he·​roa | \ ˌtōəˈrōə \
plural toheroa or toheroas

Definition of toheroa

: a large marine bivalve mollusk (Amphidesma ventricosum) of New Zealand used extensively for food

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Maori

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“Toheroa.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/toheroa. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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