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edaamuedaamuEnglishndam; wall constructed to hold water backBayabire edaamu eyʼohutigaliriramo amaaji agʼohunywesa eŋombe jaawe.They dug a hole as a dam to staunch the flow of water for their cattle to drink. water7.3.6.2Block, dam up

ekangoekangonobstacle; s.t. that blocks you so that movement, going forward or actions are prevented or made more difficult4., dam up7.2.6.2Prevent from moving

ohuguunyiravplug; close a gap so that there is no hole at all7.3.6.2Block, dam up

ohutigaliravbesiege, build a blockade, barrier; block from moving or escape, so as to cause surrenderOhutinda amaaji gatatiina.Build a barrier to stop water from flowing.Abaŋiimi ehumi bosibosi batigaliiye esolo ndiiba nʼaŋohubitiraAll the ten hunters surrounded the animal so that it had no way of escaping., dam up4.8.2.3Attack7.2.2.7Move in a circle6.4.1Hunt7.2.6.2Prevent from moving

ohwigalavar.ohwigalaŋovclose; shut7.3.6.2Block, dam up7.3.6.1Shut, closeohwigalirav1be blocked8. something4., dam up2become wasted, unproductive due to a curse6.8.2.3Lose wealth4.9.4.4Curse4. standard6.; move the shutter of a door or window, or a lid of s.t. and let the inside be seen7.3.6Open2start using a constructed structure or start an activity8.4.6.1Start something8.