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aslip [aslíp] n Fruit species which is a tree that bears bunches of tiny edible, purple berries with a tangy flavor. They are somewhat like blackberries and make good jam. bugnay Buduboy it bunga kag puno it aslip. The aslip tree is laden with its fruit. [The fruit is ovoid, red, fleshy, acid, and edible. Makes an excellent jam and wine. They are very good source of calcium and are fair in iron. The bark is poisonous, containing an alkaloid, and is used medicinally, as also are the leaves. Leaves are not poisonous, when young are eaten with rice.] Antidesma Bunius (Linn.) (sem. domains: 5.2.3.1.2 - Food from fruit.)

gong-gong [góng-gong] v To shake food in salt ready to eat, as of "yumboy" and "aslip" berries which are tart. (sem. domains: 5.2.1 - Food preparation.)

rahon-rahon [rahon-rahón] n Long, green poisonous snake. Pagtawag nako sa aslip ay nakakita ako it rahon-rahon. When I climbed the berry tree I saw a long green snake.