Pronunciation guide: ap·tê·la·maa·dohk
Part of speech: verb inanimate transitive
Translation: He/she smothers it
Example of word used in sentence:
block off air from
Epsaqtejgl gepsoqta'teg, na aptlama'toq pugtew.
When he/she closed the draft on the stove, it smothered the fire.
aptlama'tu, I smother it (first person singular animate subject, third person singular inanimate object)
aptlama'tueg, We smother it (first person plural exclusive animate subject, third person singular inanimate object)