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abri [ábri] v 1To open something (as of opening a cupboard). buksan Abrihi baga kag radyo nak mapamati kita it balita. Please turn on the radio so we can hear the news. Ingabrihan nako kag gaha. I opened the window. syn: gabot 1, bugnot, hugnot 1, gabot 2, hugot 1, hugnot 3, guna, bukar 1, bukâ 4, bukas 3, hugkot, bira 2, randa, balingling, gudor, kubra 1, udong, hiknit 2, gunot, dordor 2. (sem. domains: 7.3.6 - Open.) 2To turn on a machine (as of a radio, lights). (sem. domains: - Working with electricity, - Radio, television.) der. abrido , der. abridor , der. abyerto , der. pang-abri

abrido [abrído] (der. of abri) adj 1Open (as of a window etc). bukas Abrido kag inra gaha sa kusina. The window of their kitchen is open. (sem. domains: 7.3.6 - Open.) 2Turned on or on (as of a radio or lights). (sem. domains: - Working with electricity, - Radio, television.)

blak-awt [blák-awt] n Total loss, lack of electrical power (not temporary); blackout (as of covering windows and not using any lights during the War). [From the English "black-out" which refers to both the bráwn-awt "brown-out" any loss of electrical power or the non-use of all lights during World War Two.] (sem. domains: - Working with electricity.)

bombilya [bombílya] n Small round light bulb (as of the incandescent type used in flashlights, electric lights). bombilya Kag amo bombilya ay napundi. Our bulb is worn out. (sem. domains: - Light source, - Working with electricity.)

brawn-awt [bráwn-awt] 1n Blackout (as of a temporary loss of electrical power, which may last for a few minutes or a few hours). [Locals call this a "brown-out" because it's involuntary and temporary and they used the term "black-out" to refer to the times during World War Two when they had to cover windows or there were no lights used for the whole night.] (sem. domains: - Working with electricity.) 2v To have a blackout (as of a temporary loss of electrical power, which may last for a few minutes or a few hours). (sem. domains: - Working with electricity.)

instol [instól] v 1To install electricity. (sem. domains: - Working with electricity.) 2To install someone in an office, position. (sem. domains: 4.6.6 - Government functions.) der. painstol

kable [káble ] n Cable. kable Tinamaan it bagyo kag kable it koryente ag kali ay nabali. Lightning hit the electric cable and it was broken. (sem. domains: - Working with electricity.)

kalburo [kalbúro] n Batteries. baterya (sem. domains: - Weapon, shoot, - Working with electricity.)

kuriente [kuriénte] (irreg. infl. koryente) n Electricity. kuryente (sem. domains: - Working with electricity.)

kutyente [kutyente] n Electricity (sem. domains: - Working with electricity.)

painstol [pa-instól] (der. of instol) v To have electricity installed by somebody. Tong nakalipas nak ruhang buyan yang kami gigpainstal it amo iwag. Just two months have passed since we had electric lights installed. (sem. domains: - Working with electricity.)

patay [patáy] 11.1v To die. patay Namatay si Tang Pinsoy. Uncle Pinsoy died. (sem. domains: 2.6.6 - Die.) 22.1excl Something stops working; light goes out; had it. Patay kina! That’s had it! (sem. domains: - Working with electricity.) 33.1vt To kill; to murder. mamatáy Ingpatay nida tong ida hali kada sida’y nakulong. He killed his brother that’s why he was imprisoned. (sem. domains: - Kill.) id. namatay kag isip

pluro [plúro] n Flourescent light bulb (as of the tube-like electric light bulbs that require a starter and give off cool white light). (sem. domains: - Light source, - Working with electricity.)

saksak₁ [sáksak] vbt To plug in a piece of electrical equipment into an electrical outlet. saksak Isaksak anay nimo kag kompyuter bag-o abrihan. Plug the computer in first before turning it on. syn: songsong 3. (sem. domains: - Put in, - Working with electricity.) der. saksakan

saksakan [saksákan] (der. of saksak) n Outlet for electricity. saksákan (sem. domains: - Working with electricity, 5.1 - Household equipment.)

taksi₁ [taksí] n Taxi (sem. domains: - Working with electricity, 6.6.8 - Working with machines.)