Meaning of báwog



A bunch of coconuts growing on one stalk. Iníng isá ka báwog may napúlò ka lubí. There are ten coconuts in this bunch. (see dáwog).



Shadoof, shaduf, picotah, counterpoised sweep, a long beam swinging up and down on an axle used to draw water from a cistern or well. At one end of the beam the tímbà (pail or bucket for drawing water) is attached and at the other end the pamató (counterpoise, counterbalance). The pin or axle on which the beam turns is called the paláy. Ang bawód nagasákà-panáug. The shadoof is moving up and down.