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hikat (sp. var. hitak) trans. to insert something underneath another thing; to put something under or between. [The word is usually used in relation to inserting something to raise or make another thing level. ] Ha-adam hi hikat nan dulung. Insert something between the floor boards. Hikatam nan tukud ta tumagtag-e. Insert something under the post to raise it. ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. 3A Move and position object at site. (sem. domains: 7.3.2.6 - Put in.)

hikatu trans. to concentrate or focus on a task; to take very good care of something that is important. Nganne ahan di hikatuwam? What is it that you care for so much? Hay payo di ihikatuwak ta waday kanon taku. It’s the fields that I concentrate on so that we will have food. Apu Dios, bendisyonam di ihikatuwan mi. Lord God, bless the things we care about. Munhikatu kan mun-iskul. Concentrate on your studies. ‑an, i‑ ‑an, muN‑/nuN‑. (sem. domains: 3.2 - Think.)