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andong 1sta. to be straight; refers to something which has the attribute of being straight, not bent or crooked Maandong nan kaiw. The wood is straight. Maka-andong nan patanong mu. Your cane is very straight. ma‑/na‑, makaC‑. 6C Process or state of inanimate objects. Sim: linteg, limpiyu. (sem. domains: 8.3.1.3 - Straight.) 2straighten. 2.1trans. to straighten something. Andongon yu nan linya yu. Straighten your line. Inandong da nan kaiw. The straightened the wood. ‑on/‑in‑. (sem. domains: 7.7.4 - Press.) 2.2intrans. refers to a reflexive action of straightening oneself. Kalyam nadan u-ungat mun-andong dan tumaddog. Tell the children to stand straight and to straighten their lines. muN‑/nuN‑. 2.3trans. refers to a straightening action that quantifies the object being acted upon. Umandong ka nah gumok. Straighten some of the iron bars. 3sta. to be fair or just in judgment. Maandong di nunhumalyan nan huwes. The judge gave a fair decision. (sem. domains: 4.3.1 - Good, moral.) infl. maandong

bolyad trans. to straighten a crooked nail, wire or any metal. Bolyadom nadan patak ta pamatak taku nah dingding. Straighten the crooked nails so that we can use them in nailing the walls. ‑on/‑in‑. 4A Change the structure of an object. (sem. domains: 7.7.4 - Press, 8.3.1.3 - Straight.)