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marten hide
n
marten hide
waabizheshiwayaan na a marten hide

martin
n
martin
zhaashaawanibiisens na a martin

[
Purple martin
Progne subis
]

massage
vt
massage
zinigojiibizh vta massage h/

masseur
n
masseur
zinigojiibizhiwewinini na a masseur

zinigobizhiwewinini na a masseur

masseuse
n
masseuse
zinigojiibizhiwewikwe na a masseuse

mat
n
woven mat
anaakan ni a woven mat, a rug

cattail mat
apakweshkway na a cattail; a cattail mat

mat on bottom of a canoe
apishkaamon ni a canoe mat

protective mat
apisijigan ni something placed for protection: a cushion, a protective mat

match
n
match
ishkodens ni a match

take along matches
niimishkodensiwe vai s/he takes along matches

matter
[problem]
n
matter
di- vai s/he has a certain thing the matter with h/; s/he is in a certain condition

matter
[substance]
n
matter
miniingwaan ni matter in or near in eyes

mattress
n
mattress
apishimon ni something placed to lie on, a mattress, an air mattress, bedding placed on the floor