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bigishkiboozh vta

grind it (animate) up

Paired with: bigishkiboodoon vti2

nibigishkiboonaa 1s - 3s ind; obigishkiboonaan 3s - 3' ind; bigishkiboonaad 3s - 3' conj; begishkiboonaad 3s - 3' ch-conj; bigishkiboozh 2 - 3 imp; Stem: /bigishkibooN-/

bigishkiboozh /bigishkibooN-/: /bigishk-/
reduce to small pieces: break up, crumble, crush
; /-booN/
act on h/ by sawing, abrading