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Aka. Vines.

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Fishing and Hunting

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Eel pots made of stems of climbing plants, and of thin roots (Best 1907).

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Vines used for tying, lashing.

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Used for swings, hoops (pīrori). Used for lashing in construction of musical instruments ( Best 1925).

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General name for vines and roots of climbing plants. Especially Metrosideros perforata and M. albiflora and Passiflora tetrandra. Also aerial roots of kiekie, Freycinetia banksii.

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28 May 2007
20 June 2020
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