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giishkizhigwanezh vta

cut the fishtail off h/

ningiishkizhigwanezhwaa 1s - 3s ind; ogiishkizhigwanezhwaan 3s - 3' ind; giishkizhigwanezhwaad 3s - 3' conj; giishkizhigwanezhwi 2s - 3 imp; Stem: /giishkizhiganezhw-/

giishkizhigwanezh /giishkizhiganezhw-/: /giishk-/
cut off, severed, sheared off
; /-zhigwane-/
fish tail
; /-izhw/
act on h/ or it (animate) by blade