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banaskoninjiin vta

straighten out h/ hand or paw; open up h/ hand or paw

nimbanaskoninjiinaa 1s - 3 ind; obanaskoninjiinaan 3s - 3' ind; banaskoninjiinaad 3s - 3' conj; benaskoninjiinaad 3s - 3' ch-conj; banaskoninjiin 2s - 3 imp; Stem: /banaskoninjiin-/

banaskoninjiin /banaskoninjiin-/: /banaskw-/
straighten out as it opens, uncoil, unfurl
; /-ninjii-/
; /-in/
act on h/ or it (animate) by hand