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squash
n
squash
agosimaan ni [BL] a cucumber; a squash; a watermelon; a melon

okanakosimaan ni a squash

okosimaan ni a squash; a pumpkin

Squaw Lake, Minnesota
place
Squaw Lake
Gaa-waawiyegamaag name place Squaw Lake, Minnesota

squeak
vi
squeak
giziibaakwad vii it (stick-like) squeaks

giziibwewe vai s/he squeaks, creaks

Paired with: giziibwewe vii

giziibwewe vii it squeaks, creaks

Paired with: giziibwewe vai

giziibweweshkaa vai s/he squeaks in motion, creaks in motion

Paired with: giziibweweshkaa vii

giziibweweshkaa vii it squeaks in motion, creaks in motion

See also: giziibweweshkaa vai

squeak breathing
giziibwewenaamo vai s/he squeaks when breathing, wheezes

squeeze
vt
squeeze
maagobidoon vti2 press, squeeze, wring it

Paired with: maagobizh vta

maagobizh vta press, squeeze, wring h/

See also: maagobidoon vti2

squeeze out
ziinibidoon vti2 press, squeeze, wring it

Paired with: ziinibizh vta

ziinibizh vta press, squeeze, wring h/

Paired with: ziinibidoon vti2

squeezed
adv
sit squeezed in tight
ziindabi vai s/he sits crowded in, squeezed in tight

stand squeezed in tight
ziinjigaabawi vai s/he is in a tight spot; s/he stands crowded in, squeezed in tight

squirm
vi
sit squirming
mimigwabi vai s/he squirms sitting

squirrel
n
squirrel
ajidamoo na a red squirrel

[
American red squirrel
Tamiasciurus hudsonicus
]

flying squirrel
zhagashkaandawe na a flying squirrel

[
northern flying squirrel
Glaucomys sabrinus
]

grey squirrel
misajidamoo na a grey squirrel; a fox squirrel

[
fox squirrel, grey squirrel
Sciurus spp.
]

red squirrel
ajidamoo na a red squirrel

[
American red squirrel
Tamiasciurus hudsonicus
]

squirrel hide
n
red squirrel hide
ajidamoowayaan na a squirrel hide

squirrel snare
n
squirrel snare
ajidamoo-nagwaagan ni a squirrel snare

St. Paul
place
St. Paul
Ashkibagi-ziibiing name place St. Paul, Minnesota