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tāpini2, tāpuni. Stow away (on a ship).

Kāre au i kite i te tumu i tāpuni ei ‘aia.
I don’t know why he stowed away;

Kua ‘akautunga‘ia ‘aia nō te tāpini putuputu.
He was fined for persistently stowing away;

Kua kitea te aronga tāpuni.
The stowaways were discovered;

Kua tāpini rāua nā runga i te poti.
They stowed away on the boat.

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