v.i. bare, empty, vacant (of a place with no trees).
Ka wowou tō mātou wale ki te konga tula i tawa o te wale āpī. We will build our house on the bare section near the school.
Ko tula wua te wale o te tangata na wano ki Ōtelēlia. The house of the the man who went to Australia is vacant.
tula wua free, not busy, with spare time
Kāe aku yanga, ka tula wua au i te tāyao I have no work, I will be free tomorrow.