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karome-karomewhisper. NounC. syn: mumu ne agaa .
karota-apuan orchid variety. NounC.
karotalong, thin, flowering plant variety. n. gen: repena . Orchidaceae, Calanthe
karotethe introduced carrot. [Dancus karote]. n.
karuWEman with two wives. n. aa padaneme ona lapo ketare gore ona karu tema one man who has two wives we call a woman 'karu'
karuEto track something/someone. v. ni yapa kuralua I will track the possum
karuawild tapioca variety. n.
karuadecorate gable of house. v.
karua lasustained loud noise of a crowd, fight. v.
karuamepig sty platform floor, to keep pigs out of mud. n.
karubivictory leaf variety used only in singsings. n. gen: aapu .
karubiWEgourd variety. n. gen: ratuaa ; syn: naapu-pe ; syn: irikai-aalu ; syn: wabala-pe .
karukaSpandanus or screw pine tree variety. n. gen: aga .
karuliWEcorner, as of a house. n.
karumaESunnamed child. n.
karuminabreak into pieces usually by force. v. apo waa karuminua medane ni gi break the sugarcane and give me half
karuminyaEto break into, break by force. v. waa karumina Break the sugar cane in half.
karupinyaEtopsoil. n. syn: su mimi .
karutato give off steam ; smoke. v. miru karutamama pea it makes intermittent smoke come up from it
kasaato crush something to pieces. v.
kasason-in-law. n.
kasaa bandicoot type of marsupial which roots in the ground for food. n. gen: yapa .
kasadekasada En. 1cockatoo headdress made from the short crowns of plumes from the head. 2ear ring.
kasa-kaoraabroken shell ornaments attached in ear. NounC. syn: kasa-kawaraa .
kasa-kasaclerk, from Tok Pisin kuskus 'office clerk'. n.