1. to fence something in
- Ol manmeri i hatwok long banisim gaden.
The people work hard to fence the garden.
- banisim haus (bandage house) to put up the walls of a house
- banisim pis (bandage fish) to trap fish with a net
- banisim sua (bandage sore) to bandage a sore
2. to ward off
- Yumi mas banisim sik.
We must ward off disease.