abano [abáno] n Fish species which grows13-20cm. galonggong, gigi Kag paboritong isra it mga estudyante sa Maynila ay abano. The favorite fish of some students in Manila is the fish “galonggong” there. [This is a plentiful cheap fish bought by most ordinary families and therefore from which the "price of fish" is estimated in the general market. It is available most of the year except during the monsoon months of August and September.] (sem. domains: 18.104.22.168 - Fish.)
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banabana [bana-baná] n Fruit species; soursop. guayabáno [This is a large (10x24cm) fruit which grows on a tree. The fruit has a thin green skin with softish irregular spikes and sweet milky, soft white flesh. It can be eaten raw or made into juice or ice cream. It is deficient in calcium, phosphorous and vitamin A but is an excellent source of vitamins B and C.] Anona Muricata (sem. domains: 22.214.171.124.2 - Food from fruit.)
rabanos₁ n The inner part of the root is white, soft, and very piquant. They are common, and cheap vegetables which are eaten either raw or cooked. They are excellent sources of iron and good sources of calcium. They are excellent sources of vitamin B. labanos Raphanus Sativus
radis [rádis] n White radish. labanós Kami ay nagtanom it radis sa amo garden tong kami pa ay nag-iiskwela pa. We planted radish in our garden when we were still going to school.
laban [lában] 1vbt To challenge or compete against in a fight or contest; to oppose. laban Inglabanan it mga pulis kag inra kaaway. The policemen fought against their enemies. Akalabánon nako katong kabadeng kandidata sa inra partido. I’ll oppose that woman candidate in their party. (sem. domains: 126.96.36.199 - Sports, 188.8.131.52.1 - Hinder.) 2vt To enter something in a contest. Ilaban nako kaling ako putahe sa laban-labanan it pagyuto. I’ll enter this recipe of mine in the cooking contest. (sem. domains: 184.108.40.206 - Sports.) comp. dapat magraog sa parehas nak laban , comp. laban sa buot , der. laban-labanan , der. labanan