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bulyu 1comm. a bamboo tie, usually for tying bundles of rice. Sim: alino. (sem. domains: 7.5.4 - Tie.) 2trans. to strip bamboo for tying; to make bamboo tying strips. Dakolom di bulyuwom te dakol di maani. Make plenty of bamboo strips as there’s plenty to be harvested. Mumbulyu dah pamtok nah maani. They are making bamboo tying strips for the rice which will be harvested. ‑on/‑in‑, muN‑/nuN‑. 4A Change the structure of object. (sem. domains: 7.8.3 - Cut.) der. binulyu

bulyun intrans. 1ripples of water; small waves caused by the wind. Mumbulyun te hay dibdib. There are ripples of water because of the wind. muN‑/nuN‑. 1B Movement with a directional component. (sem. domains: 1.3.2 - Movement of water.) 2movement of the clouds. muN‑/nuN‑. (sem. domains: - Cloud.) infl. mumbulyun

mumbulyun (infl. of bulyun) intrans. movement of the clouds or ripples of water caused by the wind. Mumbulyun di kulabut. The clouds are moving in one direction. muN‑/nuN‑.

alino 1comm. tree variety, has bark fibers which are used for bundling; the fibers are slippery; the trees chosen are the long straight ones. Immeh aman e immalah alinoh muyung. My father went to get alino-bark from the forest. Sim: bulyu. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree, - Plant product.) 2intrans. to get alino-tree fiber. E mangalino da amah pamobod. Father and his companions are going to get alino-fiber for tying. maN‑/naN‑. 3trans. string made from alino-tree fiber. [The alino-tree fiber is soaked in water and drained. If steeped properly, the fiber is white; if over-steeped, the fiber turns black.] Impamtok mi nan inalino da ama. We used the alino-string which father made for binding. ‑on/‑in‑. 4A Change the structure of object. (sem. domains: 6.7.5 - Fastening tool, - Rope, string.)