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(-ia), v.i. Cough, (have a) cold. Kua mare aia ma te arai i tona vaa ki te orei. He covered his mouth with a handkerchief when he coughed; Kua marea aia i tona inuanga i te vai anu. He was seized with a cough after drinking the cold water; Kua mareaia a Manu, kare e tae mai ki te apii. Manu has caught a cold, he won’t be coming to school; E inu koe i teia vairakau kia meitaki vave toou mare. Drink this medicine to cure your cough quickly; E inu i te vairakau mare e toru taime i te ra. Take the cough mixture three times a day; Kua mamae toku umauma i toku mareanga. My chest hurt when I coughed. Mare tie, sneeze. E aa koe i mare tie ei? Why are you sneezing? Mare toto, whooping-cough. E mare toto toou. You have got whooping cough. (See maremare.) [Pn. *male.]

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