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dakwam vta

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

Paired with: dakwandan vti



indakwamaa 1s - 3s ind; nindakwamaa 1s - 3s ind; nidakwamaa 1s - 3s ind; odakwamaan 3s - 3' ind; dakwamaad 3s - 3' conj; dekwamaad 3s - 3' ch-conj; dakwam 2s - 3 imp; Stem: /dakwam-/

Nindakwamig nishiime ezhi-wiisagamid.

My little brother bit me and it hurts.
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dakwam /dakwam-/: /dakw-/
hold, grasp, control
; /-am/
act on h/ by mouth or teeth