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adag [adág] v To sift, winnow, pass dry items through a sieve (as of sifting flour or peanuts through a woven basket with holes or sifting sand through a metal screen). bithayín, ag-ag Aadagon anay nato kag arina bag-o tubian. We will first sift the flour before putting water on it. (sem. domains: - Separate, scatter, - Winnow grain.) der. adag-adag , der. adagan , id. pay ing-aadag

adagan [adágan] (der. of adag) n Sifter, sieve, winnowing basket (as for dry items like flour, peanuts or sand). salaan Naggamit sida it adagan para maging puro pino tong arinang agamiton. She used a sifter so that the flour she will use will be fine. (sem. domains: - Separate, scatter, - Winnow grain.)

imbiyunado [imbiyunádo] n A small woven basket for rice. Nag-uli si Rose sa banwa nak mabakay it bugas pero ay nabilin kag ida imbiyunado. Rose went to town to buy rice but her small woven basket for rice was left. (sem. domains: - Weaving baskets and mats, - Winnow grain.)

pabor ka hangin [pabór ka hángin] (comp. of pabor, hangin) adj Favorable winds; winds with, behind us (as of wind in the desirable direction for boat travel or winnowing rice etc.). [lit: favorable the wind] Katulin tong inra baroto makaabot sa baybay dahil pabor ka hangin. Their sail boat reached the seashore fast because of the favourable winds. (sem. domains: - Winnow grain, - Wind, - Travel by water.)

tahop [tahóp] vbt To winnow rice in a flat basket. magtahíp Atahupon nako it maado ling bugas. I will winnow this rice well. syn: udap. (sem. domains: - Winnow grain.)

upa₁ [upá] 1n Rice husk (as of the outside of the rice grain); chaff. ipá Abang ramo pa it upa kag inra bugas. Their rice has lots of husk in it. (sem. domains: - Winnow grain.) 2vt To use rice chaff for some purpose. ipa Aupahan ninra kag yelo nak halin sa Lucena. They use rice chaff to pack the ice that comes from Lucena.