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bug-atan [bug-átan] (der. of bug-at) n Seashell species; clam, bivalve with heavy flesh, 5cm across, found in tidal mud along the water’s edge. Bubbles come up from where it is buried. Masustansya kag sihi nak bug-atan. These clams are very nutritious. (sem. domains: - Small animals.)

kabug-atan [kabug-átan] (der. of bug-at) n Heaviness, burden (as of a problem or worry). (sem. domains: - Sad, - Heavy.)

nabubug-atan it problema [nabubug-átan it probléma] adj Burdened with problems. nabibigatan nang problema Bisan nabubug-ataney sida it problema ay indi gihapon sida maghagar it bulig. Even if she’s burdened with problems she still won’t ask for help.

ugat₃ [ugát] n 1All vessels, tubes, strings in one's body as of nerves, sinews, veins, fallopian tubes. Naipit kag ugat sa ida likor tong nabug-atan. A nerve in his back was pinched when he lifted something too heavy. Pasmado kag ida ugat. The circulation in her vessels was cut off. (sem. domains: 2.1.8 - Internal organs.) 2Root of plant. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.) 3Fiber which can be woven, as of abaca. (sem. domains: - Weaving cloth.)