noun (pl) taupata
a New Zealand shrub or tree of the genus Coprosma, esp C. repens, with shiny dark green leaves
noun 1. a moderate to dark brownish gray, sometimes slightly tinged with purple, yellow, or green. noun 1. a brownish-grey colour (as adjective): a taupe coat
noun 1. Lake, a lake in N New Zealand, in the central part of North Island: largest lake in New Zealand. About 234 sq. mi. (605 sq. km). noun 1. Lake Taupo, a lake in New Zealand, on central North Island: the largest lake of New Zealand. Area: 616 sq km (238 sq miles)
1. variant of tauro- before a vowel: taurine.
noun 1. a city on the N coast of North Island, in N New Zealand. noun 1. a port in New Zealand, on NE North Island on the Bay of Plenty: exports dairy produce, meat, and timber. Pop: 101 300 (2004 est)