kenu, (-a, -‘ia -mia). Turn ground, till, root (of pigs).
Kua kenu ‘aia i te one ē kua rūrū i te ‘ua tōmāti.
He prepared the ground and sowed the tomato seeds;
Kua kenua ā roto i tāna one ‘ānani e te puaka.
The pig has been rooting in his orange plot. (See pākenu.) [Pn. *kenu.]