tuitui1, tūtī

tuitui1, tūtī . Candlenut (Aleurites moluc-cana).

‘E tūtī te reira rākau.
That is a candlenut tree;

Tē pao tūtī ra ‘aia ‘ei tūrama.
He is cracking the candlenuts open (to use kernel) for (lamp) fuel;

‘Ī rua āna pūtē tuitui.
He has two sackfuls of candlenuts.
[Pn. *tuitui2.]

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