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nvs., Body sores; to have such sores; affected with dry rot, as taro.

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adj., Having scrofulous sores, as on the neck, legs, &c.

2. Applied to kalo which has spots of dry-rot; he kalo alapuka.

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alapuka

/ ā'-lă-pŭ'-kă / Haw to Eng, Parker,

1. adj., Having scrofulous sores on the neck, limbs, etc.

2. adj., Affected with the dry-rot, as the taro: He kalo alapuka.

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alapuka

/ ā'-lă-pŭ'-kă / Haw to Eng, Parker,

n., A contemptuous word applied to those having offensive sores.

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