whare

noun
wha·​re | \ ˈ(h)wärā, ˈfä- \
plural -s

Definition of whare

1 : a Maori hut or house
2 New Zealand : a temporary or roughly built hut in the bush

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“Whare.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/whare. Accessed 22 Apr. 2021.

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