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buntal

(ˈbʌntəl)
n
(Plants) straw obtained from leaves of the talipot palm
[C20: from Tagalog]
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Noun1.buntal - fine white Philippine fiber from stalks of unopened leaves of talipot palms; used in making hats
Corypha umbraculifera, talipot, talipot palm - tall palm of southern India and Sri Lanka with gigantic leaves used as umbrellas and fans or cut into strips for writing paper
plant fiber, plant fibre - fiber derived from plants
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They fight the sun with wide-brim buntal hats and the yellow and red long sleeves of camisa de chino.
BALIUAG, Bulacan-- Buntal hats are once again in the spotlight as this town celebrates the weeklong Buntal Hat Festival.
"Magagaling ang mga champion sa 122 but sa tingin ko, kaya ni Tapales talunin lahat kaya lang kailangan niyang mag-ensayo pa yung timing sa suntok at pag-kuha ng distance sa kalaban at pag-deliver ng malalakas na buntal at kailangan hindi paisa-isa, dapat combination of punches.
AYDA FIELD, 39 THE X Factor judge wore a Philip Treacy couture calotte with buntal swirls trim, veiling and crystals.
The four relief centres in Kuching are Ar Rahman Surau, Kampung Sungai Batu; Darul Muttaqin Mosque, Kampung Buntal and Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Tabuan as well as the Bintulu Civic Centre, he added.
Naturals, Black and White focused on products using organic materials, such as Pasola's buntal hats from Bulacan that were turned into lamps.
7| A beach-chic look that travels with style, the Buntal half-moon clutch ($187) by Marjorie Bloom Collection comes in eight colors with silver or gold chain, and is customizable with your choice of jewel, metal or shell adornment.
Company prospecting included the Sarawak River between Busau and Tanah Lidah, the foot of Gunung Santubong, the Jibong Valley, and Buntal Bay, for which an experimental lighter-dredge was built at Bau (Martine 1946:25).
said it has adjusted its second-quarter results by $7.8 million after tax due to the expensing of a well drilled on the Buntal prospect in deepwater Malaysia Block K.
* This fabulous sunhat, made of buntal fibre by craftspeople in Manila in the Philippines, has already sold out on the Traidcraft online store, but there are more on the way in the next couple of weeks, they promise.
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