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bigishkada' vta

pound, chop h/ to pieces (using a stick or a stick-like tool)

Paired with: bigishkada'an vti

nibigishkada'waa 1s - 3s ind; obigishkada'waan 3s - 3' ind; bigishkada'waad 3s - 3' conj; begishkada'waad 3s - 3' ch-conj; bigishkada' 2s - 3 imp; Stem: /bigishkada'w-/

bigishkada' /bigishkada'w-/: /bigishk-/
reduce to small pieces: break up, crumble, crush
; /-ada'w/
act on h/ by stick or something with a handle