tuahu tuaio, tuaió

tuai,  v.n. to wait, see tiai; to exercise patience.
— s. a small species of cockle.
— a. productive, as farinaceous plants.
— v.n. to lie on the back with the thighs extended; to move the thighs in dancing. [Dav : 9091]
tuai,  a. pn. productif (racine); se coucher sur le dos; jambes tendues, agiter les cuisses. [Jau :4683]