pa‘upa‘u1

pa‘upa‘u1, (-a, -‘ia, -na), fq. pa‘u1. Join, splice, graft.

Kua pa‘upa‘ua te au paipa.
The pipes have been connected up;

E pa‘upa‘u koe i te kiri‘au ‘ei ‘akatika i te pā tōmāti.
Join the lengths of hibiscus fibre to line up the row of tomato plants;

Kua pa‘upa‘una te ‘uri rēmene ki te ‘ānani pito.
The lemon stock were budded with navel orange scions.
[pa‘u1 RR.]

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