He wāhi e kōpaka ana te kai, me uaua ka riro mai i te iwi o reira te kai taioraora. Ākene pea he kore nō ngā māra kai o reira, he tawhiti rānei i te toa kai.
A geographical location which has a shortage of food, where it is difficult for the people to access nourishing food. This may be because of an absence of gardens or because of the distance to food stores.
kūī - food shortage
He rohe kūī kei ngā wāhi pōhara o ngā tāone nui puta noa i te ao.
He aha ngā take e kīia ai tētahi wāhi he rohe kūī?
Ka tahuri tana rōpū ki te whakatō māra kai ā-hapori ki ngā rohe kūī o te tāone.