parapara


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parapara

(ˈpɑːrɑːpɑːrɑː)
n, pl parapara
(Plants) a small New Zealand tree, Pisonia brunoniana, with sticky fruit and leaves which can trap small birds. Also called: bird-catching tree
[Māori]
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Bulletins, with coloured maps, were published in 1906 covering the Hokitika area of Westland and the Alexandra area of central Otago, followed in 1907 by Bulletins for the Parapara area around Karamea in the South Island and the Coromandel area of the North Island.
Este esquema tripartita es una adaptacion del culto trika en el que se inscribe su pensamiento, centrado, como su nombre lo indica, en la propiciacion de tres divinidades, las diosas Para, Parapara y Apara.
Se le va la mirada de los ojos chiquiticos, oscuros como semillas de parapara.
Chantelle had her first taste of economy style driving down the infamous Parapara Road from Raetihi to Wanganui because my four am wake-up call had taken its toll.
In the film, two Japanese girls perform a ParaPara dance (a disco dance trend popular in Japan) in a forest while a lama wanders in a supermarket.