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tuma 1comm. lice, especially found in clothing, but may also refer to lice on animals. Adik pinhod an mih-up ke hiya te dakol di tuma na. I do not want to go near him because he has a lot of lice. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.7 - Insect.) 2sta. to have body lice. Matumaan ka hin adika uggan mun-amo. You will have body lice if you do not take a bath often. ma‑ ‑an.

tuwalya comm. a towel. Nan tuwalya di pundan-im hin magibbu kan mun-amo. Use the towel in drying yourself after taking a bath. (sem. domains: 5.1 - Household equipment.) Language Of Borrowing: Spanish: toalla.

uban 1comm. gray hair. Nikamkamoy uban nah buuk na. There is gray hair mixed in her hair. (sem. domains: 8.3.3.3 - Color.) 2sta. to have gray hair. Naubanan ka. You have gray hair. Mungkaubanan ka. You are becoming gray. ma‑ ‑an/na‑ ‑an, mungka‑. 6A Physiological Process - State. (sem. domains: 2.1.5 - Hair.)

upup trans. to cover the face or mouth with hands. Deket naakhupan kan mun-amo ya hay angam di upupom ta adida inilaon an he-a. If you are caught bathing, cover your face with your hands so they won’t know who you are. ‑on/‑in‑. 4B Tactile - Touch contact. (sem. domains: 7.3.7 - Cover.)

wakal comm. vine, generic term. [The morning glory is referred to as wakal; other vines are generally referred to by specific names.] Nan wakal di pamobod mu. Use the vine to tie it. (sem. domains: 1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine.)

yangyang-od (yang-od) comm. a beetle species that nods head with a clicking sound. Pinpinhod nadan u-ungan ay-ayyamon di yangyang-od Children love to play with the beetle which keeps on nodding its head. (sem. domains: 1.6.1.7 - Insect.)