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Root: tanggal


tanggal is a common word root in the Filipino language.

Meaning of the root tanggal:
ROOT DEFINITION:
~ related to detach; unfasten; disconnect

Tanggal Words and Definitions:

Example words using the Filipino / Tagalog root "tanggal"

mánananggál : [noun] vampire like, frightening mythical creature of the Philippines that can detach from its midsection, usually has bat wings, and likes to suck the blood of people while they sleep   more... »
tanggalín : [verb] to remove something; to disconnect something; to detach something; to unfasten something   more... »
matanggál : [verb] to detach; to become detached; to be able to detach; to be removed; to be unlaced   more... »
tanggál : [adjective] unfastened; removed; detached; dismissed from employment   more... »
magtanggál : [verb] to remove; to detach   more... »

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