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mokoro, noun

Forms:
makora, makoroShow more Also makora, makoro, makorro, mekoro.
Origin:
SeTswana
A dug-out canoe traditionally used by the Tswana people. Also attributive.
Note:
Originally and predominantly used of such canoes on the waterways of the Okavango Swamps, Botswana.
1928 E.H.L. Schwarz Kalahari & its Native Races 45In order to get to his shop, customers from the main road had to be ferried across in makoras.
1986 Motorist 3rd Quarter 12You can..take an inexpensive 16-minute flight to one of several camps that offer mokoro trips.
A dug-out canoe traditionally used by the Tswana people. Also attributive.

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