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abol 1comm. the native loom-woven skirt. (sem. domains: 5.3 - Clothing.) 2weave. 2.1intrans. to weave on a hand loom. Mun-abol hi apu. Grandmother is weaving/weaves. muN‑/nuN‑. (sem. domains: 6.6.1.4 - Weaving cloth.) 2.2trans. to weave a particular product on a loom. Nganney iabol mu ad uwani? What will you weave with now? (referring to the thread which is to be used) Wano nan in-abol ku ad nakugab. A loincloth is what I wove yesterday. An maphod di pun-abol nah ampuyo? Does she weave skirts well? i‑/iN‑, puN‑. Class 3C Move, combine or attach object. (sem. domains: 6.6.1 - Working with cloth.) 2.3trans. to weave with a site-object cross-referenced by affix. Abolan dakah ampuyo. I will weave a skirt for you. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an.

bih-ak trans. to part the threads carefully; to separate strands of thread or ties. Bih-akon you nan linubid. Separate some strands of the rope. Ulayom an mumbih-ak ta maid di makhat. Part the threads carefully so none will break. Bumih-ak kah pangugut ta. Separate some thread for us to use in sewing. Adi mabih-ak te nakallubid. It cannot be separated because the rope was made well. ‑on/‑in‑, muN‑/nuN‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑, ma‑/na‑. 4A Change the structure of an object. (sem. domains: 7.5.1.1 - Separate, scatter, 6.6.1.4 - Weaving cloth.)