pātē2

pātē2, (-a, -‘ia). In pātē i te ū, strip out the milk.

Kua pātē ‘aia i te ū o te puakatoro.
He milked the cow;

Kua tu‘etu‘e te puakatoro i tōku pātē‘anga i te ū.
The cow kept kicking when I was milking her.
(see pātētē2.)
[pā-7, Pn. *te‘e.]

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