1. vs. Fine, as stitches or mesh; small, dainty, close together.
2. (Cap.) n. General name for supernatural dog after the time of Ka-mehameha I, said to have been taken from the name of Ka-mehameha's favorite dog, Boss (Eng.), which was deified and worshipped; name of a supernatural dog on Kauaʻi, said to have owned land at Lāwaʻi and Wahi-awa (Beckwith, 1970, p. 573). According to some, any supernatural animal.
3. See hale poki.
4. Also bosi boss. Eng.
5. n. Boat. Eng. Ipu poki, oval dish. Huelopoki, whaleboat.