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  • n. A person from New Zealand or of New Zealand descent.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to or characteristic of New Zealand or its people
  • n. a native or inhabitant of New Zealand


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  • That there were inhabitants somewhere there was horrible proof, for a frightful odour led to search being made, and the New Zealander Hoari turning up the ground, found human bones with flesh hanging to them.

    Life of John Coleridge Patteson

  • ‘Ah, you can take a New Zealander out of the country, but you can’t take New Zealand out of the New Zealander.

    The Rich Man's Royal Mistress

  • Marcus Culley, a New Zealander in charge of UN security in southern Sudan who is traveling ahead of us with five colleagues and was stopped seconds earlier, walks back to our car looking grim.

    A Billion Lives


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