Protoform: OMA.3 [EP] Sunken, emaciated

Description: Sunken, emaciated
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to EP: East Polynesian
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Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Easter Island Oma/oma Demacrado; enflaquecido; flaco. Disfleshed; lean; meagre. (Fts)
Mangareva Oma/oma Avoir l'estomac vide; être malade par défaut de nourriture (Rch)
Marquesas ʔOma Décharné; se faner, se rétrécir, s'affaisser (plantes) (Dln)
Rarotongan Oma Lose flesh, grow thin (of the body) (Bse)
Tahitian Oma Fallen or sunk, as the cheeks when a person loses his teeth (Dvs)
Tuamotu Oma To retreat, shrink back into a hole...as an octopus or eel (Stn)

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