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To weave plain cloth without cross-stripes and consequently without the necessity of changing the colour of thread in the shuttle; the method of weaving without cross-stripes. Ang paghabúl níya sang patádyong dándan gid lámang. Her weaving of the skirt is (was) done without cross-stripes i.e. just straight on, quickly. Dandaná lang ang paghabúl, agúd madásig. Simply weave the cloth straight on without cross-stripes, so that it may soon be finished. (see dalándan-to fly down-stairs).



Caus. of dándan-to weave plain cloth, etc. Also: to cross-examine, heckle, ask many questions in quick succession. Indì ka magpadándan sa ákon. Don't ply me with (ask me) so many questions.



Streaked, striped, check, checkered, cross-striped (with both vertical and horizontal lines); to be or make streaked, etc. Ang sámay sang íya báyò sámri (sámbri, sambirí, kurúskúrus). The stripes in his jacket run crosswise. (see dándan-striped with only vertical lines; rámbat-slanting, sloping, diagonal).