xts'ala̱k [x/ts'a/*la̱k]
Stem with modifying proclitic composed of: xts'a=  in the middle, la̱k  fire/firewood
common noun. block (usage: Specifically, a block of fire wood for chopping)
../mp3s/x/xts'a-dl-hb-03.mp3 Dm bisbuusu xts'a la̱k. I'll chop a block of wood.
Luk'wil ats'ik wil t'iliisga xts'ala̱gm amg̱a̱n. The red cedar block splits nice and straight.
missing: ../jpgs/x/seaweed on a block.jpg
Photograph courtesy of Margaret Anderson

Source: Draft Dictionary entry.