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balakibak comm. 1sapwood; the part of a tree between the bark and heartwood; may be used for firewood. Unnaon an itunguy balakibak di kaiw ta ahi nan hogatna. First, use the sapwood section for fuel before the heartwood sections. Sim: hogat. (sem. domains: - Plant product.) 2bark of a tree or piece of wood. Kaanon da nan balakibak nan kaiw te nadunut. They’ll remove the bark of the wood because it’s rotten. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)

hogat 1comm. the heartwood of a tree; the core wood of a tree. Magangah tuwen kaiw te waday hogat na. This tree is hard because it has heartwood. Sim: balakibak. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.) 2comm. may refer to the annual rings of a tree. 3sta. a matured tree; it has heartwood, meaning it can be made into lumber. Nahgatan nan udyo kinali lingngo da. The mahogany tree is matured, that is why they cut it down for lumber. ma‑‑an/na‑‑an. id. nahgatan