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Minutely searchingly, intently, with diligence. Normally used adverbially after kimi search. Kua kimi matatio te akava i te tupuanga o te pekapeka i roto i te oire. The police conducted a searching investigation into the causes of the trouble in the vage; Kua kimi matatio aia i te tarevake o te matini e kua kitea. He searched methodically for the fault in the engine and found it. Ma te matatio, painstakingly. [mata,-tio1.]

Related to matatio