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tasmi
experimental gismu x1 is the way or manner in which activity/event x2 is done/happens Lojban has always been lacking a gismu for "x1 is the manner of event x2" or similar. Later, tai started to be used for it, and then, since a BAI needs a brivla (usually a gismu) to be based on, they invented tamsmi. So tasmi is a true brivla for tai, the BAI of tasmi. Cf. tai, tamsmi
tcaci
gismu rafsi: cac x1 is a custom/habit/[ritual/rut] of x2 under conditions x3. Also: x1 is customary/usual/the practice. See also fadni, kampu, lakne, jinzi, ckaji, cnano, tarti, ritli, javni, zekri.
tcebra
lujvo b1=m1 is huge/enormous/very big in property b2 with criterion b3. mutce+barda. See also: brabra, caibra, selte'abra, dukse, cimni, camganra; antonym: cmacma.
tcekitaujau
fu'ivla x1 is the "ce ki tau jau" dialect of Lojban, used by x2 to communicate x3 (si'o/du'u) Place structure based on bangu. Refers to a dialect of Lojban that swaps certain longer, common, cmavo with shorter, rarer, cmavo: see http://mw.lojban.org/papri/ce_ki_tau_jau. Use of this dialect can be marked with "jo'au tcekitaujau". Also see tcekitaujei.
tcekitaujei
fu'ivla x1 is the "ce ki tau jei" dialect of Lojban, used by x2 to communicate x3 (si'o/du'u) Place structure based on bangu. Refers to a variant of the "ce ki tau jau" (tcekitaujau) dialect that differs on what jo'u is swapped with: see http://mw.lojban.org/papri/ce_ki_tau_jau. Use of this dialect can be marked with "jo'au tcekitaujei"
temci
gismu rafsi: tem tei x1 is the time-duration/interval/period/[elapsed time] from time/event x2 to time/event x3. Also age/elapsed time (= niltei). See also cacra, cedra, citsi, ranji, tcika, junla, renvi.
temse
experimental gismu x1 (event) is timelike-separated from x2 (event) under signal means/in universe/by information channel (parametrization) x3 Includes lightlike-separation. For events in the pastward light-cone (with the apex at (mu'e) x2), use prutemse; for futureward light-cone events, use bavytemse. See also: calse, tcese
terdi
gismu rafsi: ted x1 is the Earth/the home planet of race x2; (adjective:) x1 is terrestrial/earthbound. (cf. lunra, plini, solri, kensa, tsani; dertu for ground, dirt, except when used to express physical relative frame of reference E.g. on the ground, the ground beneath us. tsani)
terporcmi
lujvo x1 is a member of the unordered set x2 upon which rules x3 are applied in order to produce list x4; x1 is a member of the elements constituting list x4. Also "x1 is part of list x4". cf. cmima, cmavo list lu'a and lo'i, porsi.
tinsa
gismu x1 is stiff/rigid/inflexible/resistant in direction x2 against force x3 under conditions x4. Also sometimes: firm, hard; not limited to physical forces; e.g. mental rigidity. See also bapli, jdari, nandu, torni, trati, xarnu, danre, stodi.
tolmlerai
lujvo m1=t1 is the ugliest/[most unsightly] among set/range t3 to m2 in aspect m3 (ka) by aesthetic standard m4. Cf. to'e, melbi, zmadu, tolmle, tolmlemau, mectolmlerai, tolmleme'a.
tolpanra
lujvo x1 contrasts-with/is-distinguished-from/is-set-apart-from x2 in property/aspect x3 Things are parallel, analogous or equivalent in some property when they share that property, not when they differ in it, so the te panra has to be the property which they share and makes them parallel. When the focus is on a property that they don't share, the things are said to contrast in that property, they are not parallel in it. See also panra.
tolsurcaukancu
lujvo k1 subitizes (effortlessly/immediately/instantly counts the number in/recognizes the cardinality of) set k2 to be k3 [number/count], counted by/in terms of units k4 "Counting off" does not really make sense for this word. Must be extremely rapid without very much active tabulation/numeric processing/calculation; also must be confident and accurate in order to be true subitization (although this word my apply to false/imperfect subitization). See also: tolsurla, kancu.
toltinsa
lujvo x1 is flexible/supple/limber/bendable/non-resistant in direction x2 against force x3 under conditions x4. not limited to physical forces; e.g. mental rigidity. See also tinsa, ranti, bapli, jdari, nandu, torni, trati, xarnu, danre, stodi.
tolylau
lujvo x1 is soft/quiet/making only a bit of noise, at observation point x2 by standard x3. “Silent” is smaji, whereas tolylau refers to a small amount of sound. Likewise, “totally noisy” is tolsma, which is even greater than cladu. smaji < tolylau < cladu < tolsma.
tortiia
fu'ivla x1 is a Mexican tortilla, a flat round bread made out of x2 (e.g. cornmeal or flour) In Mexican cuisine often served with a filling or topping such as dembi - 'beans', rectu - 'meat', sanso - 'sauce', smetana - 'sour cream' or cirla - 'cheese'. Spanish tortilla is omle.