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kahuna (kəˈhuːnə) 



  1. a Hawaiian priest, shaman, or expert
  2. (slang) an expert (in a particular field)

Example Sentences Including 'kahuna'

A kahuna (pagan priest) had laid a curse on the canoe and several alarmed crewmen were resigning.
David Lewis SHAPES ON THE WIND (2001)
And the big kahuna is the ColourPage EPL-C8000 colour laser printer.
Misc (1999)


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