He kupu hei whakaahua i tētahi whakaaro, i tētahi kōrero, i tētahi hanga rānei, he maha ōna wāhanga rerekē e noho kōtuitui ana. I ētahi wā, he uaua te hanga māramatanga ki tētahi mea tuatini, i ētahi wā, karekau.
A word used to describe an idea, a text or something which is made up of many different interconnected parts. Something complex is often difficult to understand.
tuatini (tuatinitini) - with many parts, of many strands
He tuatini te whakapapa e hono nei i a tāua.
He pūrere tuatini te rorohiko, engari he māmā te whakahaere ki te hunga tamariki o ēnei rā.