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buntal

Line breaks: bun¦tal
Pronunciation: /ˈbʌnt(ə)l
 
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Definition of buntal in English:

noun

[mass noun, often as modifier]
The straw from a talipot palm used for making hats: a buntal hat
More example sentences
  • Bamboo and buntal hats bring the most money to the islands, although many inexpensive buri hats are exported.
  • This gorgeous clam shape bag is brushed in buntal weave and finished with exquisite braided snakeskin handles.
  • Shade yourself from the sun with this expertly handmade buntal hat in a burst of colours.

Origin

early 20th century: from Tagalog.

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