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basakamigaa vii

there is a cleft, ditch, or gulley in the ground

basakamigaa 0s ind; basakamigaag 0s conj; basakamigaang loc; Stem: /basakamigaa-/

A verb describing a topographic feature may also occur as a noun, most commonly in the noun locative form ending in -ng included here in this entry for the underlying verb.

basakamigaa /basakamigaa-/: /bas-/
cleft, depression
; /-akamig-/
land, ground, landscape; event
; /-aa/
it is in a state or condition