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A New Zealand tree, Litsea calicaris, of the family Lauraceae, with tough, light brown wood.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Richard Taylor (?1805–1873). From Maori mangeao, mangeo mangeao; compare N.Z. English tangeao.
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