TINGA

pasak, pangat o anumang bagay na nasingit sa pagitan ng mga ngipin

tinga
bits of food stuck between the teeth

May tinga ka.
You’ve got food stuck between your teeth.

natinga
to get food stuck between the teeth

Natinga ako. Hindi ko matanggal.
I got food stuck between my teeth. Couldn’t get it out.

In the Philippines, it is more common to use toothpicks than dental floss for removing food stuck between teeth. This is usually done after a meal.