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luau

noun

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as in barbecue, cookout

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The first known use of luau was in 1853

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“Luau.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/luau. Accessed 29 Mar. 2020.

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