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gichiwam vta

hold h/ back with teeth

ningichiwamaa 1s - 3s ind; ogichiwamaan 3s - 3' ind; gichiwamaad 3s - 3' conj; gechiwamaad 3s - 3' ch-conj; gichiwam 2s - 3 imp; Stem: /gichiwam-/

gichiwam /gichiwam-/: /gichiw-/
stuck, caught up, held fast
; /-am/
act on h/ by mouth or teeth