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gismu x1 is a sauce/topping/gravy/frosting for use with x2, containing ingredient(s) including x3. x3 is in x1, an ingredient/part/component of sauce x1. See also sanmi, mixre, stasu.
gismu x1 [measurement/match] is exact/precise to precision x2 in property/quantity x3 (ka/ni). See also sarxe, dunli, merli, mapti, kancu, mintu.
gismu rafsi: sav vru x1 is a noise/din/clamor [sensory input without useful information] to x2 via sensory channel x3. See also sance, cladu, kerlo, smaji, tirna, siclu.
gismu rafsi: saz x1 operates/drives/runs x2 [apparatus/machine] with goal/objective/use/end/function x3. See also gidva, xlura, pilno, tutci, jitro, gunka.
gismu rafsi: sfe x1 is surface/face [bounded shape/form] of [higher-dimension] object x2, on side x3, edges x4. Also x4 bounds. See also crane, flira, plita, bliku.
lujvo j2 costs j1 to agent j3 by standard j4. j1 is not necessarily money but also time, mental strength etc. Cf. jdima, pleji, vecnu, cpacu, prali.
lujvo x1 (event) results in x2 (event) Possibly synonymous to banzu. Proposed rafsi: -se'e- (for paralleling the other causal suffixes). See also jalge, rinka, krinu, banzu, nibli, mukti.
lujvo x1 is the modifying part of binary metaphor x2 with modified part/modificand x3 giving meaning x4 in usage/instance x5 In both English and Lojban, the word seltau is the usual way to refer to the left word in a tanru, whereas tertau refers to the right word in the tanru.
lujvo j1=s2 is out of control/temper of/with regard to j3 (activity/event/performance). Cf. to'e, sevzi, jitro, se'itro, tolse'itro, fenki, fengu.
gismu rafsi: dju x1 helps/assists/aids object/person x2 do/achieve/maintain event/activity x3. See also cmavo list si'u, rirni, sarji, vipsi, ferti, selfu.
fu'ivla x1 (si'o) is an idea/concept/thought about x2 (object/abstract) by thinker x3. Synonymous with sidbo. Added by analogy with du'umdu, li'imdu, and su'umdu. See nundumu, nildumu, sumdaiklei
si'o ze'ei du'u
cmavo-compound abstractor: x1 is x2's concept of [bridi] (proposition or {kau}-question) = lo sidbo be lo du'u. See si'o, ze'ei, kau
si'o ze'ei poi'i
cmavo-compound abstractor: x1 is x2's concept of the object bound to {ke'a} and described by [bridi] = lo sidbo be lo poi'i. See si'o, ze'ei
fu'ivla x1 is the [probably spatial] linear momentum [vector] of x2 in frame of reference x3 Three-vector. Technically, the word only implies a linear momentum; spatialness is perhaps implicit but should be specified in tanru for safety. See also: impetu, nejnimpetu, cnampetu, ocnerta.
lujvo x1 is the concept/idea of lujvo-equivalence, as held by x2 See si'o, jvomi'u, sidbo. Essentially to be used to talk about the concept of jvomi'u as a feature of Lojban, and to discuss its advantages and disadvantages.
gismu x1 is a skirt/kilt/dress of material x2; x1 is skirted [garment open at the bottom; not legged]. A skirted garment may be full length (pastu), but must hang below the waist from support above or at the waist. See also taxfu, palku.