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bumunga (der. of bunga) intrans. to bear fruit. Bumunga nan intanom mu. What you planted will bear fruit. Bimmunga day intanom kun bulhe. The beans I planted are bearing fruit. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. (sem. domains: 1.5.6 - Growth of plants.)

guhugu 1comm. grater made of rattan thorns. Kinapya nah gughugu nan adi bumungan littuku. He made the non-bearing rattan into a grater. 2trans. to grate; scrape into small pieces. Mungguhugu kah laya. Grate some ginger. Guhuguwon yu nan mangga. Grate the unripe mango. ‑on/‑in‑, muN‑/nuN‑. (sem. domains: 7.8.3 - Cut.)

uwe₂ 1comm. a rattan vine which is non-fruit bearing. [Rattan vines, including those of giwi, and the non-fruit bearing ones used for home industry purposes are disappearing from our forests.] Mungkap-u moy uwe hituh boble taku. The rattan-vine is now vanishing from our forests. Laggaom nan uwe ta makapyah pahiking. Weave the rattan strips into a backpack. (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.) 2trans. to cut rattan vine into strips for tying and weaving. Uweyom ot din littuku te adi damdama bumunga. Make this littuku-vine into strips because it’s not going to have fruit anyway. ‑on/‑in‑. 4A Change the structure of object. (sem. domains: 7.8.3 - Cut.)