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Te Reo Pūtaiao

kaikiko

carnivore

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He rauropi kai kīrehe. Ko te kiko kīrehe anake tāna kai, ā, ko te nuinga o ngā kaikiko he kīrehe tonu. Hei tauira, ko te rō, ko te ngeru, ko te mako.

An organism that eats other animals. A carnivore only eats animal flesh, and most carnivores are animals themselves. For example, the praying mantis, cats, sharks.

Tauira KŌrero

Ko wai mā ngā kaikiko o te moana?

Rārangitia mai ngā āhuatanga tinana o tētahi kaikiko.

Ko ētahi ika moana he kaikiko, ko ētahi he kaitipu.

Takenga Mai

kai - to eat

kiko - flesh

Tauira KŌrero

Ko wai mā ngā kaikiko o te moana?

Rārangitia mai ngā āhuatanga tinana o tētahi kaikiko.

Ko ētahi ika moana he kaikiko, ko ētahi he kaitipu.