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sakaan [sakaán] (der. of saka) n The way up to a place.

alkitran [alkitrán] n Creosote; pitch; black tar (as of the ingredient in asphalt, which is painted on electrical poles and roofing timbers to protect them from damp rot and insects). Ingbutangan ni Bulog it alkitran kag poste it bayay para indi gisakaan it anay. Bulog put creosote on the posts of their house so they would be free from termites. (sem. domains: 6.5 - Working with buildings.)

halintang [halíntang] (dial. var. andana) 1n A foothold in a tree for climbing (as of a coconut palm); a stair, tread on a stairway. Nahuyog tong ida anak sa ikapitong halintang kada nabali kag damot. Her child fell off the seventh step that’s why her arm was broken. (sem. domains: 6.2.1.7.1 - Growing coconuts, 6.5.2.8 - Floor, story.) 2vbt To cut a foothold in a tree for climbing (as of a coconut palm); to make, put a stair or tread on a stairway. baytang Inghalintangan nida kag nidog agor malupos gisakaan. He put a stair on the coconut tree to make it easier for him to climb it. syn: sanrig 1, hilay-hilay 2. (sem. domains: 6.2.1.7.1 - Growing coconuts, 6.5.2.8 - Floor, story.)

pasaka it demanda [pasákà it demánda] vi To press legal charges; to take to court. pagsampa ng demanda Mapasaka baga kamo it demanda laban roto sa anak? Will you press charges in the case against that child. Apasakaon nako sinra it demanda laban kang Pedro. I’ll let them press legal charges against Pedro. Apasakaan nako it demanda si Pedro. I’ll press legal charges against Pedro.