v. to husk a nearly matured coconut (mukomuko) thinly at the surface of the husk to prevent the nut from breaking.
Yoka yaekili wua koe lā lunga, ka ngawā loa taku niu nā. You husk near to the surface otherwise you will break my coconut.
Yākili wakalelei nā mukomuko nā ka yē lava a tātou niu ki te Kavekave. Take more care to husk the mukomuko or we will not have enough nuts for the Kavekave.
188.8.131.52.1. Growing coconuts