māviri, (-a, -‘ia), n. To twist (coconuts) into a bunch; a bunch or cluster (of nuts, fruit, berries).
Kua māviri te tamaiti i te nū ē kua amo ki te kāinga.
The boy did the coconuts up into bunches and carried them home;
Kua pou te ‘akari i te māviri-‘ia.
All the ripe coconuts have been done up in bunches now;
‘Ē rua nga‘uru ēia ‘akari i runga i tēia māviri.
There are twenty coconuts on this bunch;
E ‘a‘aki māviri ‘ua koe i te ‘ānani.
Pick the oranges in bunches (several at a time, not singly).