‘īkarokaro

‘īkarokaro, (-a, -‘ia), fq. ‘īkaro, fish out.

Kua ‘īkarokaro te taote i te repo i roto i te motu i tōna vaevae ē kua tāmā.
The doctor picked out the bits of dirt from the gash in his leg and cleaned it up;

‘Auraka e oriori, kia ‘īkarokaroa te parā-kai i roto i te puta i tō‘ou ni‘o.
Don’t move and I‘ll get the bits of food out from the hole in your tooth.
[‘ī-7 karo1 RR.]

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