Ketket

  • plant any of several species of thorny plants that have recurved, sharp, hook-like thorns like the claws of a cat. There are several varieties recognized in Jimbaran: ketket bukal, Caesalpinia bonduc, family Leguminosae, keket jepang, Mimosa invisa, familiy Leguminosae, and ketket joh, Caesalpinia pubescens (Fabaceae), and ketket got Zizyphus rotundifolia (Rhamnaceae)
  • (sangket = hook)
Andap
ketket
Kasar
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Alus sor
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Alus mider
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Alus madya
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Alus singgih
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Mider
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Bali dataran dialect
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Bali aga dialect
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Usage Examples

Emamula ketket, ketket masih entikne.
Liiterally: Plant a ketket, the resulting plant will be a ketkete; meaning that the child of a parent who has bad characteristics will inherit these characteristics

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