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bugwak [búgwak] v 1To spit out, spurt, spout, blow a large volume of liquid from one's mouth (as of after gargling etc.). luwa Ingbugwak nida sa ako kag tubi sa ida yuba. He spouted at me the water in his mouth. syn: buga 2. (sem. domains: 1.3.2.1 - Flow, 2.2.3 - Spit, saliva.) 2Vomit, spew (as of a joking term). (sem. domains: 2.5.2.3 - Stomach illness, 2.2.3 - Spit, saliva.)

buga₁ [bugá] 1n Toad's poisonous secretion (as of from the glands on its head which blow, spit out the poison). (sem. domains: 1.6.2.5 - Parts of small animals.) 2v To squirt, spit poisonous secretion (specifically of toads from the glands on the head). dura Ingbugahan kag iro it paka. The frog squirted saliva on the dog. syn: bugwak 1. (sem. domains: 1.6.4.1 - Animal movement.) 3v To squirt, spit out something harmful (as of fire flaring from bamboo canons, guns etc.). (sem. domains: 7.3.2 - Move something in a direction.) 4n Chewed leaf medication, poultice blown, placed on the skin in traditional healing (as of ginger and rice chewed with medicinal leaves etc.). [This is seen to allow both the healing power in the juices of the leaves and in saliva to become part of the medication. It is used as a herbal remedy as well as in traditional spirit healing rituals performed by mediums, spirit healers. Such chewed material is often placed on the top of the head.] (sem. domains: 2.5.7.5 - Traditional medicine, 4.9.4.1 - Sorcery, 2.5.7.3 - Medicinal plants.) 5v To blow saliva, put chewed leaves on someone as a traditional medication or in a healing ritual (as of a type of poultice made from ginger, rice and leaves etc., or a symbolic healing gesture performed by a medium, spirit healer). (sem. domains: 2.5.7.5 - Traditional medicine, 4.9.4.1 - Sorcery.)