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scout
vi
scout
nandawaatoo vai s/he scouts

scrape
vt
scrape hair from hide
maada'an vti scrape the hair and fat from it (a skin)

maada'ige vai s/he scrapes hides

scrape hides
jiishaakwa' vta scrape h/ to remove something (e.g., fat on a hide)

Paired with: jiishaakwa'an vti

jiishaakwa'wi vta [NI]

jiishaakwa' vta

jiishaakwa'an vti scrape it off something using something

Paired with: jiishaakwa' vta

jiishaakwa'ige vai s/he scrapes hides

scrape using something
gaaskaaska' vta scrape h/ using something

Paired with: gaaskaaska'an vti

gaaskaaska'an vti scrape it using something

Paired with: gaaskaaska' vta

scraper
n
hide scraper
jiishaakwa'igan ni a hide scraper, a flesher

See also: jiishaakwa'iganaak ni

jiishaakwa'iganaak ni a hide scraper, a flesher

jiishaakwa'iganaabik ni a hide scraper with metal blade, a fleshing knife

maada'igan ni a hide scraper, a flesher; a hide scraper (for removing hair)

scratch
vt
scratch
baazagobidoon vti2 scratch it

Paired with: baazagobizh vta

baazagobizh vta scratch h/

Paired with: baazagobidoon vti2

jiichiigii vai s/he scratches (leaving a visible mark)

jiichiigibidoon vti2 scratch it (leaving a visible mark)

Paired with: jiichiigibizh vta

jiichiigibizh vta scratch h/ (leaving a visible mark)

Paired with: jiichiigibidoon vti2

scratch back
jiichiigawiganebizh vta scratch h/ back

scream
vi
scream
aazhikwe vai s/he screams

screech owl
n
screech owl
gaakaabishiinh na a screech-owl

[
eastern screech owl
Otus asio
]

screw
n
screw
biimiskwa'igaans ni a screw

biimasko-zaga'igan ni [BL] a screw

biimasko-zagaakwa'igan ni [RL] a screw

biimiskonigan ni a screw

screw
vt
screw
biimiskwa'an vti twist, screw it (using something)

See also: biimaskwa'an vti

screwdriver
n
screwdriver
biima'igan ni [BL] a tool that turns: a screwdriver, a wrench

biimiskwa'igan ni a tool that turns: a screwdriver, a wrench

See also: biimaskwa'igan ni

biimaskwa'igan ni a tool that turns: a screwdriver, a wrench

See also: biimiskwa'igan ni

scripture
n
scripture
gichitwaawibii'igan ni sacred writing, scripture