Search results for "Grass, herb, vine"

anis [anís] n Plant species; anniseed; fennel. anis [The leaves, fruit and seeds of the fennel plant are used medicinally and in flavouring foods.] Foeniculum Vulgare (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

anit it tambo [ánit it támbò] n The skin like leaf around the shoots of bamboo that fall off as it grows. [lit: skin of bamboo-shoots] (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

apali [apáli] n Plant species of an edible root crop (as of a kind of white taro or yam). tugi Dioscorea Esculenta (sem. domains: 5.2.3.1.5 - Food from roots, 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

araro [araró] n Plant species which has an edible root that can be ground to a powder and used to thicken cooked foods or starch clothes. aruaru Nagyuto sida it dulse nak araro. She cooked sweets made out of arrowroot. maranta arundinacea (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

asula [asúla] n Plant species which is a legume used for fertilizer. asola [This is a plant which grows on the surface of freshwater and is sold under the brand name azólla.] (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

bagákay [bagákay] n Bamboo species which is tall thin and smooth (without thorns and used for fishing rods and spears). anos Kag inra gingkuray sa atubangan it bayay ay bagakay. The fence which they put in front of their house is a thin bamboo. [This is used by Filipinos for making blow guns. It is also used for various purposes for which all thin-walled bamboos are utilized, and after boiling, even for weaving fans, cushions, and hats; broad splints prepared from it are used in making the broad shallow baskets used for winnowing rice. It grows thickly in groves.] Schizostachyum Lima or Schizostachyum lumampao (Blanco). (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

baging [báging] 1n Vine. baging (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.) 2adj Having many of vines hanging; viney (as of frightening place where snakes can be mistaken for vines). (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.) 3vbt To swing on a vine or rope. baging, lambitin Nagbaging si Raul pagtabok it sapa. Raul swung on a vine in crossing the river. Ingbagingan nao katong nagbibiling nak higot sa kahoy. I swung on the rope that hangs on the tree. (sem. domains: 4.2.7 - Play, fun.)

bago-bagi [bago-bagî] n Plant species which is a kind of vine for making baskets. [lit: vine-kind] baging Kinang mga bago-bago ay nababaoy sa bungkag. Those vines for making baskets can be taken from the jungle. (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

bambo-tsina [bambo-tsína] n Plant species; Chinese bamboo. kawayan-sina [The stems of Chinese bamboo are used to make fishing rods.] Bambusa Multiplex (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

barak [barák] n Plant species; pink ginger. (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

bayagon [bayágon] 1n Plant species; vine (as of the general term for all vines, runners, climbing plants). baging Kahihinagba katong bayagon nak amo nakita sa Gingpalutaw tong Sabado. The vines we saw last Saturday in Gingpalutaw were so long. (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.) 2v To climb like vine (as of a plant that puts out tendrils and climbs by clinging to walls, trellises or other plants). (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine, 1.5.6 - Growth of plants.)

bermuda [bermúda] n Plant species; Bermuda grass which is a short lawn grass that doesn't need much cutting. kolatai [This is a the grass favored in landscaped lawns. A decoction of the entire plant is an effective diuretic and is also considered a pectoral.] Cynodon Dactylon (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

bika-bika₁ [bika-bikâ] n Plant species; Buffalo grass which is so named because water buffalo and cattle eat it. (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

budo₂ [búdò] n Vine species; betel pepper whose leaf has medicinal properties, and which is also chewed with betel nut. [The leaves, together with lime and betel nut, constitute a masticatory and are used as a preservative of the teeth and a prophylactic against certain complaints of the stomach. The leaves have a pleasant odor. When greased with lard or sesame oil they are much used as a carminative medicine applied to the abdomen of children suffering from gastric disorders. They are also shredded and used to alleviate headaches.] (sem. domains: 5.2.5 - Narcotic, 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine, 2.5.7.3 - Medicinal plants.)

bukawi [bukáwi] n A species of bamboo. (Banton) (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

buli [bulí] n Cane for baskets (as of a long stiff cane that can be split). buri (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

bunoy [bunóy] n Plant species; vine which is prickly. (Banton) (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

buyo₃ [búyò] n Plant species; bamboo species which grows in thick groves and is used for building. [This species is shorter than bayóg with a long internode and thin wood, therefore has greater interior volume.] (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

byukawi [byúkawi] n Plant species; bamboo species. (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

dalagang ma-anghot [dalágang ma-ánghot] (comp. of maanghot) n Plant species; large weed with beautiful pink, yellow flowers that smell bad, and a stalk with small spikes, thorns. [lit: lady stinky] [It resembles the lantana plant.] (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

dapo [dápò] n 1Plant species that cling to trees and absorb moisture from them and the air (as of the general term for orchids, crows nest and other ferns etc.). (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.) 2Plant species; hanging pigeon orchid. dapo Kag mga dapo nak alaga nida ay nagbubuyakey. The hanging orchids which she cares for are all bearing flowers. [Fibres from the stems of this orchid are used as decorative material on baskets and other articles. A plant that grows on trees and sends out a sort of cord, which is yellow and is used for tying and for making straw hats.] Dendrobium crumenatum (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

gilok [gílok] 1n Skin, hairs on plants that cause an itch (as of fruits like mabulo, bamboo shoots). Kag mabulo ay di gilok. Mabulo fruit has skin which causes an itch. (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.) 2n Rash, hives, itchy skin from plants. (sem. domains: 2.1.4 - Skin.) 3v To get a rash, hives, itch from the skin of plants. kati Halin kamo hina sa puno baka kamo magilukan hina. Get away from the tree in case you get an itchy rash. (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

gogo [gó-gò] n Vine crushed to remove the sap used as soap, shampoo (prevalent in Mindoro). It is almost odorless. (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

guhar [guhár] vt To chop down bamboo. putol ng kahoy Naguhar ninra tong mga ragkong kahoy. They were able to cut down the big timber. Nagpangguhar sinra it agamiton sa pagpatulay it bayay. They went to cut down timber that will be used for building a house. Riin kamo gipapangguhar? Where do you chop down trees? (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

gumamela [gumaméla] n Hibiscus species; the roots, bark, leaves, and flowers in decoction are used as an emollient. gomamela Hibiscus Rosasinensis (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant, 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine, 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.)