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HeghmoH: stative?

In a message dated 7/17/99 10:49:07 PM Eastern Daylight Time, 
HovqIj writes:

<< But the "be fatal" translation is clearly there. So there must be cases 
 {HeghmoH} is used as a stative verb. >>

You're using an English gloss as an indication of usage.  "Be fatal" can mean 
"kill" in some contexts.  I would say [HeghmoH] should always be transitive, 
regardless of its gloss in English.  You just have to be careful in using the 
"fatal" meaning.

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