tab-un trans. to cover grasses or rice stalks with dirt or leaves for the purpose of making compost to be used as fertilizer. Tab-unam hi luta nan holok ta mabuluk. Cover the grass with soil so it will rot. Itab-un mu nan dagamih na ta ahim itanom amput. You bury the rice stalks in the soil before you plant the garlic. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an, i‑/iN‑. Sim: tabab. (sem. domains: 6.2 - Agriculture.)