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n. A bridge, arch, span. Te tu ua ra aia i runga i te ana ma te akarakara ki raro i te vai,He was just standing on the bridge staring down at the water; Te maani ana ra ratou ki tetai tua i te kauvai. They are building a bridge across to the other side of the river; E ana rakau to Tangika, e mate ra., Tangika has a log bridge, but it is very dangerous. (See taana.)