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njoqu
njoqu n masc black palm; limbum; Gh: njewuKentiopsis archonto phoenix njoqu nar , njoqu nganye
njoqu ghesi n black palm, fuzz from Ex: Mesa namb pre, muet mambi, tami mi rise, iye timbri njoqu ghesi te griq mand. After it is dry, they coil it and put it in a string bag, then they scrape coconut husk and fuzz from black palm sheaths.
njoqu kinye (id. ofkinye) n centre of the black palm
njoqu muroiq
njoqu muroiq n container from sheath of black palm; bikpela limbum ol i samapim bilong wasim saksak see also: muroiq nap.
njoqu nar (id. ofnjoqu) n masc strong outer bark of the black palm tree used to make floors; H: hop njemi
njoqu nganye
njoqu nganye (id. ofnjoqu) n fem the outer sheath of the black palm used for collecting the washed sago starch; bikpela limbum bilong wasim saksak; Gh: njewu nganye; H: hamhop Ex: Ngan njoqu qi pe nas kin. The bottom black palm sheath is on the ground. see also: nganjoqu.
njoqu presi n neut the thin inner lining of a black palm sheath; H: njoqu prehi; So: njoqu yesi Ex: Wokuandi njoqu presi puaq mand. The children remove loose inner fibers from limbum.