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dense
adj
dense
mashkawaa vii it is strong, is hard, is dense

Paired with: mashkawizi vai

mashkawizi vai s/he is strong, hard, dense

Paired with: mashkawaa vii

dense fog
gashkawan vii it is a dense fog

dense underbrush
zazagaa vii there is dense underbrush

dental pictograph
n
dental pictograph
mazinibaganjigan ni a dental pictograph on a leaf

make a dental pictograph
mazinibaganjige vai s/he makes a dental pictograph on a leaf

dentist
n
dentist
wiibidaa-mashkikiiwinini na a dentist

wiibidaakewinini na a dentist

deny
vt
deny
aagonwetam vai2 s/he denies, contradicts

aagonwetan vti deny, contradict, don't believe it

Paired with: aagonwetaw vta

aagonwetaw vta deny, contradict, don't believe h/

Paired with: aagonwetan vti

depart
vi
depart
maajaa vai s/he leaves, goes off, departs

depend
vi
depend on
apenimo vai s/he depends on, relies on something

apenimonodaadiwag vai they depend on, rely on each other

apenimonodan vti depend on, rely on it

Paired with: apenimonodaw vta

apenimonodaw vta depend on, rely on h/

Paired with: apenimonodan vti

deplete
vt
deplete
jaaginan vti use it up, deplete it

Paired with: jaagin vta

jaagin vta use h/ up, deplete h/, spend all of h/

Paired with: jaaginan vti

jaaginige vai s/he spends everything; s/he takes everything; s/he uses things. depletes things, spends everything

jaaginigaade vii it is used up, depleted (by someone), "they" use it up, deplete it

jaaginigaazo vai h/ is spent (by someone), "they" spend h/; s/he is used up, depleted (by someone), "they" use h/ up, deplete h/

depressed
adj
feel depressed
maanendam vai2 s/he feels bad, feels out of sorts, is depressed

niisaanendam vai s/he feels depressed

depth
n
lie to a certain depth
apiichishin vai it (animate) lies so thick, so deep, to such a height; is piled or stacked so thick, so deep, to such a height

Paired with: apiichisin vii

apiichisin vii it lies so thick, so deep, to such a height; is piled or stacked so thick, so deep, to such a height

Paired with: apiichishin vai

depths
n
in the depths of a body of water
anaamiindim adv loc in the depths of a body of water