Definition of "tawa" [tawa]

  • (noun) A New Zealand laurineous tree, Beilschmiedia (Nesodaphne) Tawa, 60 or 70 feet high, but inferior as timber.

Use "tawa" in a sentence

  • "At my cousin's wedding some five years back, the most popular dish was a mixed vegetable fry prepared entirely on the 'tawa' griddle."
  • "No matter what they tell you must never forget the one fundamental operating philosophy (tawa) behind their words."
  • "No matter what they tell you must never forget the one fundamental operating philosophy tawa behind their words."

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