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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

koutata

aerodynamic, streamlined

tūingoa, tūāhua

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko te hanga o tētahi mea kia iti ai te waku o taua mea me te hau takiwā.

The shaping of an object to reduce air friction.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha te āhua o te waka rererangi e kīia ai, he koutata te hanga?

Āta tirohia te hanga koutata o ētahi manu, ka whakaatu ai ki te pikitia.

E tino whai ana te hunga whakataetae eke pahikara kia koutata ō rātou pōtae mārō me ō rātou kākahu.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

He koutata te hanga o ngā pōtae mārō me ngā kākahu o te hunga whakataetae eke paihikara. He koutata hoki te āhua o te noho o te kaieke:

Takenga Mai

koutata - sleek, smooth

Tauira KŌrero

He aha te āhua o te waka rererangi e kīia ai, he koutata te hanga?

Āta tirohia te hanga koutata o ētahi manu, ka whakaatu ai ki te pikitia.

E tino whai ana te hunga whakataetae eke pahikara kia koutata ō rātou pōtae mārō me ō rātou kākahu.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga