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pieces
n
chop to pieces
bigishkada'an vti pound, chop it to pieces (using a stick or a stick-like tool)

Paired with: bigishkada' vta

bigishkada' vta pound, chop h/ to pieces (using a stick or a stick-like tool)

Paired with: bigishkada'an vti

cut to pieces
bigishkizh vta cut h/ into small pieces, dice h/

Paired with: bigishkizhan vti

bigishkizhan vti cut it to pieces

Paired with: bigishkizh vta

fall to pieces
bigishkanad vii it is rotten, falls to pieces, decays

Paired with: bigishkanani vai

bigishkanani vai it (animate) is rotten, falls to pieces, decays

Paired with: bigishkanad vii

go to pieces
bigishkise vai it (animate) goes to pieces, breaks down

Paired with: bigishkise vii

bigishkise vii it goes to pieces, breaks down

Paired with: bigishkise vai

pound to pieces
bigishkada'an vti pound, chop it to pieces (using a stick or a stick-like tool)

Paired with: bigishkada' vta

bigishkada' vta pound, chop h/ to pieces (using a stick or a stick-like tool)

Paired with: bigishkada'an vti

tear to pieces
bigishkibidoon vti2 tear it to pieces, crush it up (with the hands)

Paired with: bigishkibizh vta

bigishkibizh vta tear it (animate) to pieces, crush it (animate) up (with the hands)

Paired with: bigishkibidoon vti2

pig
n
pig
gookoosh na a pig; pork

pigeon
n
pigeon
omiimii na a pigeon, a dove

pigeon-toed
adj
pigeon-toed
wawaagizide vai s/he is pigeon-toed

leave pigeon-toed tracks
wawaagizidekawe vai s/he leaves pigeon-toed tracks

walk pigeon-toed
wawaagizide'amii vai s/he walks pigeon-toed

piglet
n
piglet
gookooshens na a piglet

pike
n
northern pike
ginoozhe na a northern, a northern pike

[
Esox lucius
]

pile
n
lie in a pile
okoshinoog vai they (animate) lie in a pile

Paired with: okosinoon vii

okosinoon vii they lie in a pile

Paired with: okoshinoog vai

lie in a big pile
ishpisin vii it is piled high, lies in a high pile; it is at a high setting

Paired with: ishpishin vai

ishpishin vai s/he is piled high, lies in a big pile

Paired with: ishpisin vii

pile
vt
pile
okosidoon vti2 pile, stack it

Paired with: okoshim vta

okoshim vta pile, stack h/

Paired with: okosidoon vti2

pile high
ishpisin vii it is piled high, lies in a high pile; it is at a high setting

Paired with: ishpishin vai

ishpishin vai s/he is piled high, lies in a big pile

Paired with: ishpisin vii

ishpisidoon vti2 pile it high

Paired with: ishpishim vta

ishpishim vta pile h/ high

Paired with: ishpisidoon vti2

pileated woodpecker
n
pileated woodpecker
meme na a pileated woodpecker

[
pileated woodpecker
Dryocopus pileatus
]

pill
n
pill
bebiikominagak ni-v a pill

mashkikiins ni a pill