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asekaadan vti

pull and stretch it (a hide); tan it

nindasekaadaan 1s - 0s ind; odasekaadaan 3s - 0s ind; asekaadang 3s - 0 conj; esekaadang 3s - 0 ch-conj; Stem: /asekaad-/

Giishpin asekaadaman bashkwegin, biinish da-ani-nookiigad.

If you keep pulling a hide to dry it, it will get softer.

asekaadan /asekaad-/: /aseke-/ stem of aseke vai ; /-d/
act on it