rango2

rango2, (-a, -‘ia).

1. Place on rollers, skids.

Kua rango rātou i te poti ki te au potopotonga rākau ē kua tāpoki ki te kie.
They jacked the boat up on the rollers and covered it with the tarpaulin;

Kua rangoa te poti ki te rākau ē kua kikā‘ia ki roto i te tai.
The boat was lifted onto the rollers and dragged into the sea.

2. Roller, skid, round wooden prop (for boat, or moving treetrunks, etc.), joist.

Kā tano teia au rākau ‘ei rango nō te ta‘ua o te ‘are.
These pieces of wood will be all right for the floor joists.
[Pn. *la„o2.]