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Human flesh, considered as a food for cannibals.
[Translation of Fijian vuaka balavu (vuaka, pig + balavu, long), Maori poaka roa (poaka, pig + roa, long), and similar expressions in other languages of Polynesia.]
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obsolete human flesh eaten by cannibals
[translation of a Māori and Polynesian term]
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human flesh as food for cannibals.
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