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kuri

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Pronunciation: /ˈkʊri
 
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Definition of kuri in English:

noun (plural kuris)

NZ
1A dog, especially a mongrel.
1.1 informal An unpleasant or disliked person.

Origin

Maori, 'dog'.

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