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wuge choi

choi n m/f caterpillar, grub, immature insect larvae; binatang; Gh: toi Ex: Wuge bir wuaq, choi wuteri. She split open the sago trunk and got the sago grubs. Ex: Nyumo choi tende mo ginyarsiqe mase. When the tree larva change, they are long beetles. Ex: Sare choi tinde ruso muraiqango rise. Caterpillars change into butterflies. Ex: Choi nimbringi di kuakrimo rise, otiwo ni ginyarsiqe nase di no. Caterpillars change and become pupae, later they become beetles and go. choi wo

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choi dop

choi dop n masc cocoons made by a caterpillar which feeds on the dib tree and attach to a tree trunk or on the ground; haus bilong binatang Ex: Choi dop ire pene kangi pu rise. The cocoons occur stuck together in clumps, lined up similar to a beehive.

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choi wo (id. ofchoi) n masc the young of various kinds of insects including maggots; liklik binatang bilong abus i sting; Gh: tugoji; H: jugui Ex: Yuwanj ni nyoq umo pe mawo, misiv di choi wo rise. Flies lay their eggs on meat, they hatch and maggots are there.
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quenge nati (id. ofquenge) vi to have a sad face, to look unhappy; pes drai; H: bage choi nahi
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ginyarsiqe

ginyarsiqe [ginyarsiqe, jingarsiqe] n masc several types of large beetles with long antennas found in trees; mama bilong binatang bilong diwai; Gh: teginyaw; H: gigre [gɨgre] Ex: Nyumo kin choi mo mo kuakrimo nase mo mo ginyarsiqe mas. Grubs from trees become pupa, then they become beetles. Gressitt (sem. domains: 1.6.1.7 - Insect.)

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nyumo inemo [nyumo ɨnemo] n masc a tall tree where grubs grow in the rotting trunk and are collected for food, has yellow sap and a red fruit which birds eat; diwai bilong binatang; Gh: nyumo nyamo; H: nyumo indemo; So: nyumo bokoki Ex: Nyumo inemo beghi choi ir pawo. We remove grubs from the enemo tree. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)
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nyumo kinji n neut sawdust; so das bilong diwai; Gh: nyumo kingi [kinggi] Ex: Choi nyumo gawo mamb kinji ir riti. The insects make holes in wood the sawdust falls down. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.)
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nyumo muany n fem a tall tree with short branches and long hairy leaves whose bark is chewed when there is no betel nut.; Gh: nyumo mbo muiang Ex: Nyumo muany choi wughe ye. The grubs live in this kind of tree. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)
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suweqi

suweqi n masc the cocoon, the pupa stage of one specific insect; wanpela kai binatang; Gh: tayi; H: huweqi Ex: Choi kin pugri trang muange quari kin ane yembe nindiny pre di ni tende wabe nase. An insect makes a web with dry twigs and lives inside (until it matures and is ready to hatch.)

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