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v.i., fq. mate. Die (severally or gradually), stop working (intermittently, of mechanisms), be sluggish, etc. Kua matemate taku tiare no te vera i te ra. My flowers died off because the sun was so hot; E aa i matemate ei taau matini? Why does your engine keep stopping?; Kua poiri a roto i te are i te matemate-anga te ai. It was all dark in the house when the lights failed; E tangata matemate koe i te angaanga. You are pretty lethargic at work. [mate RR.]

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