Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word balat.

Definition for the Tagalog word balat:

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[noun]  skin; hide; leather; bark; tree bark

Root: balat
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
"Balat" generally means "skin", but we normally use "kutis" when referring to human skin.

Example Sentences Available Icon Balat Example Sentences in Tagalog: (4)
Ang kapál ng balát ng elepante
The elephant's hide is so thick.
Ang alcohol ay pumápatáy ng bacteria sa balát
Alcohol kills bacteria on the skin.
Nádulas akó sa balát ng saging
I slipped on a banana peel.
Gawâ ba sa tunay na balát ang sinturón mo
Is your belt made of genuine leather?

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How to pronounce balat:

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Related Filipino Words:
balát-sibuyasbalatánpansalátbalát ng itlógbalatkayôpabalát
Related English Words:
skinhideleatherbarktree bark
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