ulobang n Any kind of shrimp or crayfish. Tobtobi nu ka ulobang. Bite off [the tails] of the shrimps. [Generic for any kind of shrimp, lobster or crayfish. Shrimp have vertical tails and get air from the water. Crayfish and lobsters breathe air like a crab and have tails that fan out. There are many specific names which include many kinds of shrimp, lobsters and crayfish.] spec: karugukduguk, lombu-u, mangalow, salanggungow, sangal, ayagad, agal, tu-ug to uak, bukotut, tibogow 2.
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tibogow n 1A type of cane, that grows along the river. Ka woig no Liboganon, makopal ka mgo tibogow diò to napu no mabasag ka lawa rin. As for the Liboganon river, the cane is thick there in the flad area and its body is hard. [The young leaves and plant are eaten by animals but not people.] spec: liung, sasò, sawow, bungbung. 2A kind of shrimp which has hairs on claws. [They live where the tibogow cane has fallen into the river. They are red and white.] gen: ulobang.
tobtob 1v To bite off, as with one\'s front teeth. Tobtobi nu ka ulobang. Bite off [the tails] of the shrimps. 2vs To become chewed off, as by abrasion. Ko nakabayò ka gakit to mababow, ka balagon no ingu-os, natobtob woy natampod to batu. DB Dic Nt 13/Feb/2007 When the raft happened to pass through the shallow area, the rattan with which it was tied together became chewed and was broken off by the rocks. Ko ogkalogtas ka balagon, sikan ka ogkatobtob. When the rattan became chewed, that is [the meaning of the word] ogkatobtob. [However, the term used of a rope that becomrs “chewed off,” or worn, is ogkakadkad.]