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The brown textile-like stipule at the base of the coconut frond (used as a strainer or for squeezing out coconut cream formerly used for coarse clothing or for wrapping the sinkers on fishing nets). Kua ti pu aia i te kaka o te nu ei tatau akari. He cut the stipule off the coconut frond to squeeze out the coconut cream; E tatau kaka ta kotou? Have you got a wringer made of kaka? [Pn. *kaka1.]

Related to kaka