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bengwaabika'an vti

dry it (mineral or metal) (using something)

nimbengwaabika'aan 1s - 0s ind; obengwaabika'aan 3s - 0s ind; bengwaabika'ang 3s - 0 conj; bengwaabika'an 2s - 0 imp; Stem: /bengwaabika'-/

Giziiyaabika'igan aabajitoon wii-pengwaabika'aman gidoonaaganan.

Use a dish towel when you're going to dry your dishes.

bengwaabika'an /bengwaabika'-/: /bengw-/
dry, not wet on the surface
; /-aabik-/
mineral (inorganic solid: rock, metal, glass)
; /-a'/
act on it using a tool or medium; sing it