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1. vs., Dashing, slashing, as waves on a shore.

2. n., Wall of a fish pond.

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Old name for Maunalua fishpond east of Honolulu, partly filled in for Hawaiʻikai subdivision; the remnants of the pond are now a marina. It was once believed that the pond was partly constructed by Menehune and was connected by a tunnel to Kaʻelepulu pond, Kailua, Oʻahu. Literally, fishpond wall.

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Fishpond, Hawaiʻi Kai, Oʻahu. Huge fishpond that was converted into Hawaiʻi Kai Marina by Henry J. Kaiser in the 1950s. The original pond covered 523 acres, and its longest wall extended 5,000 feet. Literally, fishpond wall.

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