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aabashkwemaginan vti undo, untie, unwrap it from a bark wrapping

aabatebizh vta unravel h/

aabawaa vii it is warm weather, is mild weather

aabawaasige vai s/he (the sun) warms things up

aabawaate vii it is warm, warms up in the sunshine

aabaabika' vta unlock h/

Paired with: aabaabika'an vti

aabaabika'amaw vta unlock (it) for h/

aabaabika'an vti unlock it

Paired with: aabaabika' vta

(benefactive) aabaabika'amaw vta unlock (it) for h/ (detransitive) aabaabika'ige vai s/he unlocks something (verb of undergoing) aabaabika'igaade vii it is unlocked (by someone), "they" unlock it (derived noun) aabaabika'igan ni a key
(verb of making) aabaabika'iganike vai s/he makes a key (verb of possession) odaabaabika'igani vai s/he has a key or keys
aabaabika'igan ni a key

aabaabika'iganike vai s/he makes a key

aabaabika'igaade vii it is unlocked (by someone), "they" unlock it

aabaabika'ige vai s/he unlocks something

aabaabiigin vta unwind, unravel h/ (as something string-like)

Paired with: aabaabiiginan vti

aabaabiiginan vti unwind, unravel it (as something string-like)

Paired with: aabaabiigin vta

aabaabiigise vii it unravels (as something string-like)

aabaakawad vii it clears off after a storm; it revives

Paired with: aabaakawizi vai

aabaakawaanimad vii the wind dies down

aabaakawi-ayaa vai s/he recovers, comes to h/ senses

aabaakawi' vta revive h/

aabaakawizi vai s/he revives, comes to

Paired with: aabaakawad vii

aabibidoon vti2 rip it open; unravel it

Paired with: aabibizh vta

aabibizh vta rip h/ open; unravel h/

Paired with: aabibidoon vti2

aabidademo vai s/he cries constantly

aabida'amaazo vai s/he sings constantly

aabidakamigizi vai s/he does something continuously