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v.i. Bruised, with blemish on the skin (of breadfruit damaged by strong cutting winds). Kua itonga te kuru no te paia e te maoake. The breadfruit were blemished through being buffeted by the north-east winds; E kuru itonga tena. That breadfruit is blemished; Kua moumou aia i te kuru i runga i te pu i te itongaanga. He grieved to see the breadfruit being bruised on the tree. [i-, tonga2.]

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