betadzihᗫᗡᙌᑋbetadzihNpump (for liquids), bailing can

Although this is based on the root zih ‟to empty”, it can be used for pumps other than sump pumps, such as the pumps used to supply water. Mary John, Sr. explains that this is because they are conceived of as empyting the well.

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