tapere tapetepete

tapetape,  v.n. to be declining, as the sun in the afternoon.
— v.a. to taste the scraped hoi; see hoi.
— s. the boundary of the deep and shallow places in the sea; see tapemoana. [Dav : 8126]
tapetape,  pn. pa. s. décliner; goûter; limite touchant aux eaux profondes. [Jau :4103]