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dot-al 1comm. flooring. [Floorboards are placed across the doorway not parallel to it so luck and prosperity will not go out of the house.] Nan udyo di iha-ad yun dot-al. Place the mahogany-wood for the flooring. (sem. domains: 6.5.2 - Parts of a building.) 2trans. to floor a house. Dot-alan dah kawayan nan bale da. They are going to floor the house with bamboo-slats. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an.

huga-id trans. to push something away with the foot; to kick aside. [The word can also be used to refer to using the foot to brush something off of or away from a place to sit.] Adim huga-idon nan banga nah dot-al. Don’t push away the pot on the floor. ‑on/‑in‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 4B Tactile - Touch contact. Sim: gopak, tikdud. (sem. domains: 7.7.3 - Kick.)

maka- -an pass. this circumfix inflects the passive form of Class 5 verbal roots with the meaning that the result of an action will be very satisfactory; intensifier; non-past tense. Makahiggidan nan dot-al. The floor will be well-swept. Sim: naka- -an. (sem. domains: 9.2.9.1 - Verb affixes.)