'uz̲uz̲ᐧᐅᙂᙆʔʌz̪ʌz̪Nskin, hide, pelt
  

This is the indefinitely possessed form of -z̲uz̲. It serves as a stem when reference is to a skin separate from the body to which it belongs. Where the reference is to a skin still on the body to which it belongs, the stem -z̲uz̲ is used.


(1)
'Uz̲us̲tayullhoh,duchutteleh'etwheni.
skinhe is smearing itit is softit will betherefor [wh-class object]
He is smearing the skin to soften it.

(2)
'Uz̲uz̲sghanilhchooz̲.
hideyou (1) gave me [2df]
You gave me a hide.
  


Pelts in the Hudson's Bay Fur Warehouse

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