kāratī ni

kāratī ni, n. Kerosene, paraffin.

‘E mō‘ina kāratī ni tēia nō tō mātou mōrī
. This is a bottle of kerosene for our lamp;

Kua tī tō ‘aia i te kāratī ni ki roto i te punu kārani.
He poured the kerosene into a gallon tin. [Eng. kerosene.]

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