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stuffed-up
adj
stuffed-up nose
gagiibijaane vai s/he has a stuffed-up nose

gibijaane vai s/he has a stuffed-up nose

stumble
vi
stumble
bizogeshin vai s/he stumbles, trips

bizokan vti stumble, trip on it

Paired with: bizokaw vta

bizokaw vta stumble on h/

Paired with: bizokan vti

stump
n
stump
bakwanj ni a stump with exposed roots

giishkanakad ni a stump

giishkiganjigan ni a chewed-off stump

sturgeon
n
sturgeon
name na a sturgeon

[
lake sturgeon
Acipenser fulvescens
]

many sturgeon
namekaa vii there are (many) sturgeon

sturgeon grease
n
sturgeon grease
namewi-bimide ni sturgeon grease

sturgeon net
n
sturgeon net
namewasab na a sturgeon net

stutter
vi
stutter
gagiibanagaskwe vai s/he stutters

substitute
vi
substitute
naabishkaw vta take h/ place; substitute for h/; cover for h/ (by taking h/ place)

naabishkaage vai s/he takes someone's place; s/he substitutes for someone; s/he covers for h/ (by taking h/ place)

succeed
vi
succeed
gashki'ewizi vai s/he accomplishes, succeeds

gashkitoon vti2 be able to do, succeed at, manage it

Paired with: gashki' vta

succession
adj
someone next in succession to the leader
aanike-ogimaa na someone next in succession to the leader (e.g., a vice president)