n. a kind of skin disease characterized by white, shiny splotches on the affected area; v. be afflicted with this kind of skin disease.
v. 1. make leaves pliable by heating them. Maghálub kug dáhun sa ságing nga pustan sa kan-un, I will soften up a banana leaf to wrap the rice in. 2. singe, burn slightly. Nahálub ang íyang pánit sa adlaw, His skin was scorched by the sun; 2a. for the lungs to be destroyed by drinking too much alcohol. Makahálub (makapahálub) sa bágà ang bínu, Liquor will destroy the lungs; 3. for leaves to yellow prior to drying up. Muhalub (mahalub) ang tanum kun ulúrun ang gamut, The leaves of plants will yellow when the roots are eaten by worms.