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puku

(ˈpuːkuː)
n
(Anatomy) NZ the belly or stomach
[Māori]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.puku - an African antelope closely related to the waterbuckpuku - an African antelope closely related to the waterbuck
antelope - graceful Old World ruminant with long legs and horns directed upward and backward; includes gazelles; springboks; impalas; addax; gerenuks; blackbucks; dik-diks
Adenota, genus Adenota - African antelopes: puku
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When whanau are in warm, safe homes, not on the streets and homeless; are in schools thriving from an inclusive education system; have wholesome kai (food) in their puku (stomach) every day; and no longer live in fear of violence and poverty then and only then can we say we're on the right path as a nation.
Today, the area has abundant elephant, lion, sable and waterbuck, and Clive says the puku population is quite unbelievable.
Tenders are invited for Construction of Road from Construction of Road from Bingaon More to Ronhe, Kurse via Puku (Length-6.
Puku Ridge Puku Ridge is extremely luxurious and very wild, with views of a plain dotted with game all the time.
During numerous game drives in elevated open-top vehicles, I watch a tough male carefully guarding his prey in the treetops, witness a hungry juvenile stalking puku - a type of antelope - in the bushes, and spend several hours with a surprisingly approachable female, as she glides slowly through the long grass, tracking an impala herd.
We wanted to make it the coolest gadget in the world for years to come," says Khalfan, opening a box with a Puku in it and explaining just how much power his new charger packs.
Mobile Accessories: Puku (portable chargers), Dark Energy (portable power solutions), Opulus (mobile fashion)
The longest QWERTY word reported by Keith was DEEDED; the longest two words we found for Dvorak were PUKU and KUKU.
De'ot Nipa Ri'a Tana nora 'Amapu Duni'a rimu ru'ang 'ata puku lulu pano waa.