Aporosa


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Ap`o`ro´sa


n. pl.1.(Zool.) A group of corals in which the coral is not porous; - opposed to Perforata.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The mordant used by Iban weavers is alum, obtained from the pounded bark of Aporosa frutescens, Bl.
Leguminous and non-leguminous forage species used for the experiment Family Common name Botanical name Rhizophoraceae Dawata Carallia integerrima Euphorbiaceae Kebella Aporosa lindeliyana Boraginaceae Imbul Ceiba perntandra Moraceae Jak fruit Artocarpus heterophyllus Leguminoseae Ipil ipil Leucaena leucocephala Leguminoseae Glirizidia Gliricidia sepium Table 2.
They performed nine times under the guidance of Dakuibeqa's bete levu (high priest) Sevanaia Waqasaqa, Rukua's bete Mesui Toganiyadrava, and the Tui Sawau Ratu Peceli Vitaukitoga (Aporosa Bulivou, recorded by Mika Tubanavau in 1978, quoted in Crosby 1988b:68).
Replacements: Bill Gadolo (Suva), Jiko Matawalu (Nadroga), Kele Leawere (Nadroga), Kiniviliame Salabogi (Nadroga), Mosese Volavola (Nadroga), Aporosa Vata (Ovalau), Kameli Ratuvou (Tailevu).