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Tree (purakau), bush, clump, main or original stem (as distinguished from offshoots, suckers, etc). Cistern of gathering-tank at head of piped water-system. Source, origin. Grounds or solid basis (for an opinion or statement). Master, head (of organisation), owner, employer, leader, boss, husband. Coconut palm. rosebush. clump of weeds, tussock of long grass. Stem (of goblet), handle (of tool). stem of a wineglass. knife handle. razor (not the blade). brace, chimney, funnel. Complete section of patchwork quilt. Head (of octopus, not the tentacles). Cistern of gathering-tank at head of piped water-system. Source, origin. Grounds or solid basis (for an opinion or statement). Master, head (of organisation), owner, employer, leader, boss, husband