toitoi


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toitoi

(ˈtɔɪtɔɪ) or

toetoe

n, pl -tois or -toes
(Plants) any of various tall grasses of the genus Cortaderia of New Zealand, with feathery fronds
[Māori]

toitoi

(ˈtɔɪtɔɪ)
n
(Animals) NZ another name for bully2
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Noun1.toitoi - used by Maoris for thatching
reed - tall woody perennial grasses with hollow slender stems especially of the genera Arundo and Phragmites
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Mist over the distant hills, the fascinating valleys of toitoi swayed by the wind.
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