Search results for "Measure"

bato-kati [bato-káti] (comp. of bato) n The weight, counterbalance which is moved along the arm on a set of scales. bato ng timbangan (sem. domains: 8.2.8 - Measure.)

baydukan [baydúkan] n A bowl-like measure for rice made out of a slit dry coconut shell. Bihiraey ngasing gigamiton kag baydukan nak pangtakos it bugas. The coconut shell that is shallow and dry is seldom used now to measure rice. (sem. domains: 6.7 - Tool, 8.2.8 - Measure.)

gabang [gabáng] n A certain amount of space, room left in a cooking pot which has food in it. Inggwa pa it gabang sa kaldero nak naturang sopas. There is still a large amount of space left in the pot of left over soup. (sem. domains: 8.2.8 - Measure.)

guhit [gúhit] n Marked intervals on the set of measuring scales. guhit (sem. domains: 7.7.7 - Mark, - Land, property, - Exact, 8.2.9 - Weigh, - Approximate, 8.2.8 - Measure.)

indi matakos₁ [índì matakós] adj Immeasurable. (sem. domains: 8.2.8 - Measure.)

kayagwat [kayágwat] n Distance between things such as bamboo slate. malayong pagitan (sem. domains: 8.2.6 - Distance, 8.2.8 - Measure.)

kiluhan [kiluhán] n Weighing scale. kiluhan syn: pisaran, timbangan, timbangan. (sem. domains: 8.2.9 - Weigh, 8.2.8 - Measure.)

kudlit [kúdlit] n The space between the markings on measuring scales. kudlit (sem. domains: 8.2.8 - Measure.)

paníga [paníga] n Rice measuring box, of wood, that holds eight gantang or 17.6 kilos. Kag usang paniga ay suyor it wayong gantang. One rice measuring box holds eight gantang or 17.6 kilos. [Three paniga approximate 1 kaban.] (sem. domains: 8.2.8 - Measure.)

parákà [parákà] n Large, woven storage basket for rice, holding nine pasong. paraka Ako ibutang sa paraka ag ahipiron sa bayay kinang amo payay. I put it in the large, woven storage baskets and store our rice in the house. (sem. domains: 8.2.8 - Measure.)

pidido [pidído] n Board feet. (sem. domains: - Lumbering, 8.2.8 - Measure.)

piye [piyé] n Feet (as in the imperial measurement of length). (sem. domains: 8.2.8 - Measure.)

pulgada [pulgáda] (dial. var. purgada) n Inch (as of the imperial measurement of length). pulgáda (sem. domains: 8.2.8 - Measure.)

rangaw [rángaw] (dial. var. angaw) 1n Handspan measurement (approximately 20cm). [This is measured with fingers spread according to the agreement between people. It may be from the tip of the thumb to the tip of the túdlò "first finger" or from the thumb to the tip of the túngà "middle finger".] (sem. domains: 8.2.8 - Measure.) 2v To measure by handspans. (sem. domains: 8.2.8 - Measure.)

taga-tuhor₁ [taga-túhor] (der. of taga, tuhor) n Knee level (as of depth or length e.g. a dress down to the knee, or water up to the knee in depth.) tuhod (sem. domains: - Leg, 8.2.6 - Distance, 8.2.8 - Measure.)