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poi 1

(poi)
n.
A Hawaiian food made from the corm of the taro that is cooked, pounded to a paste, and fermented.

[Hawaiian.]

poi 2

 (poi)
n.
A traditional Maori performance art in which one swings in each hand a rope with a ball at the end, usually in specific, complex patterns.

[Maori, ball.]

poi

(pɔɪ; ˈpəʊɪ)
n
(Cookery) a Hawaiian dish made of the root of the taro baked, pounded to a paste, and fermented
[C19: from Hawaiian]

poi

(pɔɪ)
n
(Anthropology & Ethnology) NZ a ball of woven flax swung rhythmically in poi dances
[Māori]

poi

(pɔɪ, ˈpoʊ i)

n.
a Hawaiian food made of taro root pounded into a paste.
[1815–25; < Hawaiian]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.poi - Hawaiian dish of taro root pounded to a paste and often allowed to fermentpoi - Hawaiian dish of taro root pounded to a paste and often allowed to ferment
dish - a particular item of prepared food; "she prepared a special dish for dinner"
edda, taro root, cocoyam, dasheen, taro - tropical starchy tuberous root
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Tamura, who says he prefers rice, wouldn't disclose any sales figures but did say that he is continually surprised at the success of Hanalei Poi on the Waianae Coast, considering that it is more expensive than the other pois he carries.
The interexchange carriers provide service between POIs in different LATAs and, if a carrier has several POIs in the same LATA, may offer intraLATA service between its POIs, as well.
Jio has claimed that the refusal of PoIs has resulted in a call failure rate of over 75% on the Jio network.