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dakoniwewikwe na a police officer (female)

dakoniwewinini na a policeman; a sheriff

dakoniwewininiikwe na a policewoman

dakozh vta cut h/ short

Paired with: dakozhan vti

dakozhan vti cut it short

Paired with: dakozh vta ; dakozhwi vta [BL]

dakozigwaa vii it (slab-like) is short

dakozhwi vta [BL] cut h/ short

dakozh vta

dakoogamaa vii it is a short lake

dakoonagad vii it (a canoe or boat) is short

Paired with: dakoonagizi vai

dakoonagizi vai it (animate; vehicle) is short

Paired with: dakoonagad vii

dakoosagad vii it (finished wood) is short

dakootigweyaa vii it is a short river

dakoozi vai s/he is short

Paired with: dakwaa vii

dakwam vta bite h/; hold it (animate) in the mouth

Paired with: dakwandan vti

(detransitive) dakwange vai s/he bites people
dakwamon vii it (road or trail) is short

dakwanashkidii vai s/he (a bird) has a short tail

dakwandan vti bite it; hold it in the mouth

Paired with: dakwam vta

(derived noun) dakwanjigan ni vicegrips; (a pair of) pliers (detransitive) dakwanjige vai s/he bites things, has a mouthful
gaa-dakwanjigemagak ni-v [BL] a pair of pliers
dakwange vai s/he bites people

dakwanjigan ni (a pair of) pliers; vicegrips

dakwanjiganaabik ni (a pair of) pliers

dakwanjiganaabikoons ni (a pair of) pliers

dakwanjige vai s/he bites things, has a mouthful

dakwashkad vii it (plant, grass) has a short stalk, is short

dakwashkidii vai it (animate; a bird) has a short tail

dakwashkiigaa vii it is a short muskeg