bao₂ 1trans. to cool something that is too hot, e.g. food, an electrical appliance, metal being formed. Baawom nan kape te maka-atung. Cool your coffee because it’s very hot. The coffee will become cool later. Nabao nan hinamal an nidadaan. The cooked rice that was set on the table cooled off. ‑on/‑in‑, ma‑/na‑. 4A Change the structure of object. (sem. domains: 8.3.4 - Hot.) 2proc. to cool off; the process of cooling. Bumao nan kape hi andai. The coffee will become cool later. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 3sta. cool. Opwatom nuppe nan hinamal, akudom hi ligau ta madibdiban ta mababao. Remove the pot from the fire, ladle out the rice into a winnower so the air will help to cool it. ma‑/na‑. pab-owon