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Welcome to PAEKUPU, words related to Te Marautanga o Aotearoa. Curriculum areas presently available on PAEKUPU: Toi Ataata, Te Reo Matatini, Puoro, Te Reo Pāngarau, Te Reo Pūtaiao, Ngā Mahi a te Rēhia
 
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Te Reo Pūtaiao

awhi ~hia ~ nga

incubate, incubation

tūingoa, tūmahi whiti

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko te whakatupu kikiri i roto i te taiao whakamarumaru. Hei tauira, ko te pūrere awhi i te taiwhanga pūtaiao; ko te noho a te manu ki te whakamahana i āna hua i rō kōhanga.

To develop an embryo in favourable conditions. For example, in a laboratory incubator, or a bird sitting on its eggs in a nest to provide heat for their development.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha e whakamahia ai he pūrere awhi?

Rangahautia te roa o te awhinga o ngā manu rerekē o Aotearoa.

E tika ana kia noho pūmau te mahana o te kikiri i rō hua mō te roanga atu o te wā awhi.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha e whakamahia ai he pūrere awhi?

Rangahautia te roa o te awhinga o ngā manu rerekē o Aotearoa.

E tika ana kia noho pūmau te mahana o te kikiri i rō hua mō te roanga atu o te wā awhi.