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uhiyok (sp. var. uhuyyok) comm. the shoot of a plant; a bud. Adim putulon tun uhiyok di balat. Don’t cut the shoot of this banana plant. Sim: uggut. (sem. domains: 1.5.6 - Growth of plants.)

uggut 1comm. the shoots or tops of plants; a generic term but usually refers to vine plants. Alam nan uggut di tingting ta ihda taku. Get the sweet potato tops so that we will have them for viand. Sim: uhiyok. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.) 2trans. to gather edible plant shoots. Eka manguggut hi ihda taku nah habal. Go and gather plant shoots from the sweet potato-plot. maN‑. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

kultud trans. to snap off young shoots or leaves, usually with fingers, the thumb and forefinger. Kultudom nan haping nan ba-at. Snap off the twig of the guava. Eka mangultud hi uhiyok di tingting ta ihda taku. Go and snap off some camote tops for our viand. ‑on/‑in‑, maN‑/naN‑. 4D Release, remove or detach object. (sem. domains: 7.8.4 - Tear, rip.)