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gismu rafsi: lum lu'i x1 (agent) washes/cleanses x2 of soil/contaminant x3 in/with cleaning material(s) x4. Agentless washing/cleansing (= cuvbi'o, jisybi'o). See also djacu, jinru, litki, zbabu, jinsa, curve.
lujvo x1 is magnetism (charge; possibly current) in/on x2 of polarity/quantity x3 (default: south) Uses experimental gismu tcaxe. The possible connotation of a current is for symmetry with dikca but is arguably not denotationally implied by tcaxe. The south polarity is treated as positive; this is counter to typical electromagnetic convention, but follows from the default of dikca to be negative.
gismu rafsi: mar x1 is a frame of reference/standard for observing/measuring/determining x2, with/by rules x3. (x1 may be object or si'o idea); See also cmavo list ma'i, ckilu, merli, pajni, cimde, jdice, marde.
gismu rafsi: ma'e x1 is a vehicle/mode of transport carrying x2 in/on surface/medium x3, propelled by x4. See also klama, matra, bevri, bloti, carce, karce, sabnu, skiji.
gismu rafsi: mad x1 are the ethics/morals/moral standards/ethical standards of x2 (ind./mass) about situation x3. x1 will (typically) be an abstract, a rule or rules of behavior; also principles; also conscience (= sezmarde). See also palci, vrude, lijda, manri, javni, tarti, zekri.
lujvo x1 (number) is the supremum of set x2 under (partial) ordering x3 x2 must be a set; although it is standard (and lazy) mathematical practice to speak of "the supremum of a function" (including sequences) in some domain or to constrain the supremum with respect to certain variables in some way, all of these features can and ought to be constraints defining the set of which the supremum is taken; in Lojban, no leeway is given toward such sloppiness. See also: zmaraimecna'u, nacyzmarai.
gismu rafsi: men x1 is a mind/intellect/psyche/mentality/[consciousness] of body x2. (adjective:) x1 is mental/psychological/a mental phenomenon; multiple personalities (= so'i menli). See also besna, morji, mucti, pensi, sanji, xanri, sevzi, xadni.
lujvo x1 (number) is the second/second notation of the minute, of event/state x2, in system x3. cacra zei mentu zei tcika. As default, the number x1 is counted from the first second of the minute. See ti'u'i for BAI. ex.) li voxa cu metnidytcika lo nu samymri ti mi kei u'y ty cy (This was e-mailed to me at 46 seconds past the minute UTC.)
gismu rafsi: mi'i x1 is a machine for use/function x2; [automated apparatus, without direct function control]. Also machinery/mechanism; a machine is initiated/triggered by an agent/force, but thereafter performs its function automatically; if self-directed, (a minji is an) entity (= zukte). See also cabra, matra, tutci, zukte, pilno, skami.
fu'ivla x1 and x2 are indistinguishable from each other, they seem to share all their properties except maybe their location and identity, as perceived by observer x3 This is not mitmlu, which means "x1 and x2 seem to be the same individual(s)". This is rather about observable appearance/properties, as in "this box is the same as that one" (they're indistinguishable). See also mludata, mintu.
gismu rafsi: mlo x1 is a mill/foundry/industrial plant/[assembly line] performing process x2. (unlike fanri,) need not produce a product; grain mill (= grumlo), grinding mill (= zalmlo, zalmlotci, zalmloca'a). See also gasta, gurni, tirse, fanri, zalvi.
lujvo d5 is d2 (default 1) teaspoon(s)/teaspoonful(s)/cochleare minus (t., ts., tsp. or tspn./cochl. min.)[volume-unit], standard d3=m1 (default 1 teaspoon=5 mL),d4 dessertspoon(s),d1 tablespoon(s), d6 one ml measuring spoon(s). See also: tablespoon (=mucydekpu). (One) Rounded teaspoon (=lo mucyveldekpu li ji'i ni'u), one heaped teaspoon (=lo derxi mucydekpu li pa), one level teaspoon (=lo mucyveldekpu li ji'inai).
lujvo g1=m1 is a mass/team/aggregate/whole, together composed solely/completely/wholly of components x2, considered jointly, by standard m3. From mulno + gunma. Just gunma with a complete specification of members. m2 dropped since the property is always "membership in the mass in question". m3 left in since it seems to do no harm, although its meaning seems a bit unclear here.
gismu rafsi: mul mu'o x1 (event) is complete/done/finished; x1 (object) has become whole in property x2 by standard x3. Also perfected, entirety; (adverb/adjective:) entire, total, integral, fully, totally, wholly, completely, entirely. See also fanmo, culno, pagbu, xadba, prane, jalge, sumji, munje, sisti, xadni.
lujvo p1 is the fifth closest planet (default is Jupiter if p2 is the Sun) revolving around p2 (default is the Sun), with planetary characteristics p3, orbital parameters p4. Cf. mumplin, pavyplini, relplini etc.; see also terdi, solri, mluni, lunra, plinycma, tarci'e.
gismu rafsi: muj mu'e x1 is a universe/cosmos [complete and ordered entirety] of domain/sphere x2 defined by rules x3. Also world; a universe is a kind of system, one which comprehensively encompasses its domain; e.g. 'universe of discourse', or 'world of birds'; x3 are the rules/defining principles which distinguish the universe from other universes, or from non-universe. See also ciste, plini, kensa, mulno.