Averse to Avoidance

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Averse, adj. [avérs]
Adverso, contrario.
Salung̃at, salangsang, katalo, kalaban.

Aversion, n. [avérciæn]
Aversion, disgusto, odio.
Samâ ng̃ loob, sukal ng̃ loob; pagtatanim.

Avert, v. [avért]
Desviar, apartar, alejar.
Lumikô, lumihís; humiwalay; lumayô; umilag.

Aviari, n. [évieri]
Pajarera, aposento para criar ó tener pájaros.
Dakong álagaan sa mg̃a ibon.

Avidity, n. [avíditi]
Voracidad, codicia.
Katakawan, kasakiman.

Avocation, n. [avokéciœn]
Evocacion; ocupacion.
Tawag, kaloob, katungkulan, hanap-buhay.

Avoid, v. [avóid]
Evitar.
Umiwas, iwasan, umilag, ilagan.

Avoidable, adj. [avóidabl]
Evitable.
Maiiwasan, maiílagan.

Avoidance, n. [avóidans]
El acto y efecto de evitar alguna cosa.
Pag-iwas, pag-ilag.