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The Coming of the Maori

Breech Presentation

Breech Presentation

A child born by a breech presentation (whanau waewae) was regarded as likely to be smart physically and mentally. The result was often figuratively referred back to an assumed cause and a good athlete was referred to approvingly as a whanau waewae.