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Te Reo Pūtaiao

karihi (pūtau)

nucleus (of a cell)

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko tētahi wāhanga matua o te pūtau tipu me te pūtau kīrehe (ko te pūtau tangata anō hoki). Kei te karihi ngā ira motuhake o te rauropi, e puta ai ōna āhuatanga tuku iho. Ko te karihi te wāhanga whakahaere i te mahi a te pūtau.

An important part of a plant or animal cell (including humans). The nucleus contains the special genes which carry the inherited information of the organism. The nucleus is the part of the cell which controls its function.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha te tino mahi a te karihi o tētahi pūtau?

Tohua te karihi ki tētahi hoahoa pūtau.

E puritia ana te karihi o tētahi pūtau ki roto i tōna kiriuhi.

Takenga Mai

karihi - stone of a fruit, kernel

Tauira KŌrero

He aha te tino mahi a te karihi o tētahi pūtau?

Tohua te karihi ki tētahi hoahoa pūtau.

E puritia ana te karihi o tētahi pūtau ki roto i tōna kiriuhi.