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gichiwin vta

hold h/ back; keep h/ from going

Paired with: gichiwinan vti

ningichiwinaa 1s - 3s ind; ogichiwinaan 3s - 3' ind; gichiwinaad 3s - 3' conj; gechiwinaad 3s - 3' ch-conj; Stem: /gichiwin-/

gichiwin /gichiwin-/: /gichiw-/
stuck, caught up, held fast
; /-in/
act on h/ or it (animate) by hand