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ʻaʻano Obtuse. Dic. Huina peleleu. Obtuse angle. Huinakolu peleleu. Obtuse triangle.

kikino, Extension, as of a computer file.

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s. A fishing canoe of the largest size, made shorter in proportion than ordinary.

2. Name of a large double-canoe used in war.

3. The brim of a hat. See PEHEU.

v. To bear away small quantities of a thing; to carry away frequently; to carry a little at a time.

2. To make many separations or divisions of a thing; e hoohikihiki.

adj. NOTE.—Peleleu is used as a noun. See above. But it is also frequently used as an adjective with waa, canoe; as, waa peleleu, a short canoe; kalai iho la ia ame na 'lii i na waa peleleu, he nui loa, he and the chiefs hewed out a great many large war canoes.

2. As an adjective, short and thick.

Peleleu (pĕ'-lĕ-lē'-u), adj.

/ pĕ'-lĕ-lē'-u / Parker Haw to Eng,

(Peleleu is a noun. But it is also frequently used as an adjective with waa, canoe; as, waa peleleu, a short canoe: Kalai iho la ia ame na 'lii i na waa peleleu he nui loa, he and the chiefs hewed out a great many large war canoes.) It signifies short, thick and broad.

Peleleu (pĕ'-lĕ-lē'-u), n.

/ pĕ'-lĕ-lē'-u / Parker Haw to Eng,

1. A fishing canoe of the largest size, made shorter in proportion than ordinary.

2. A large double-canoe used in war.

3. An extension; a projecting out beyond something else, hence,

4. The brim of a hat.

Peleleu (pē'-lĕ-lē'-u), v.

/ pē'-lĕ-lē'-u / Parker Haw to Eng,

To be spreading; to be loose, not compact; the antonym of palanaiki.

Peleleu (pe'-le-le'u):

/ pe'-le-le'u / Parker Haw to Eng,

name of a class of short deep war canoes. Land section, Waianae, Oahu.

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