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gismu rafsi: cte x1 is a nighttime of day x2 at location x3; (adjective:) x1 is at night/nocturnal. Tonight (= cabycte); tomorrow night (= bavlamcte, even when tonight is still in the future); last night (= prulamcte). See also donri, djedi, tcika.
gismu rafsi: tcu x1 needs/requires/is dependent on/[wants] necessity x2 for purpose/action/stage of process x3. No implication of lack. See also banzu, cidja, claxu, pindi, xebni, sarcu, lacri, djica, taske, xagji.
fu'ivla x1 is a physically-required conserved quantity in an ideal closed system such that it is associated with (Noetherian) symmetry/Hamiltonian-commuting observable/deterministic feature/law/property/aspect x2, applicable under conditions/in universe/in metaphysics x3 See also: impetu, nejni, nejnimpetu, cnampetu, dikca, eldicka'u, kuardicka'u, tcelerita.
fu'ivla x1 has relation x2 (binary ka) with everything [that has property x3 (ka)] Usable for "omni-" prefix in tanru or lujvo. e.g. omniscient (= omnyju'o), omnipotent (= omnyka'e), omnipresent (= omnyzva), omniglot (= omnyselbau), omnivore (= omnycti). See ro, roda, roldza
lujvo x1 is an evil counterpart to x2 by moral standard x3, in contrast to x2 having property x4. x4 is implied to be (lo ka vrude) "being good/virtuous", or at the very least (lo ka na'e palci). "being not-evil". See panra, bu'a'a
gismu rafsi: gre x1 passes through/penetrates barrier/medium/portal x2 to destination side x3 from origin side x4. Passing through in both directions (= rolfargre, pagre ... .i so'ivo'ivo'u (and vice versa)). See also bitmu, denci, ganlo, kalri, vorme, pluta, canko, ragve.
lujvo x1 is January/the first month of year x2 in calendar x3. Duration. For date, use masnpa. Cf. relmasti, cibmasti, vonmasti, mumymasti, xavmasti, zelmasti, bivmasti, sozymasti, pavnonmasti, pavypavmasti, pavrelmasti, nanca, kanbyma'i.
lujvo p1 is the closest planet (default is Mercury if p2 is the Sun) revolving around p2 (default is the Sun), with planetary characteristics p3, orbital parameters p4. Cf. pavyplin, relplini, cibyplini etc.; see also terdi, solri,mluni, lunra, plinycma, tarci'e.
lujvo x1 (si'o / proposed-or-existing cmavo) deserves a monosyllabic cmavo x2, even though language x3 (default Lojban) is running out of cmavo space, because of letteral-manipulation cmavo x4 and other-rarely-used cmavo x5, and it must have that monosyllabic cmavo at time x6 (default: lo ca'abna), [insert expletive x7 (default zo mabla)] it! u'ivla. See gimy'inda
lujvo The feel/texture of c1=r1=p2 is hair-raising/sets one's teeth on edge/squicks/gives the willies/heebie-jeebies to p1, who touches it with p3 [a locus on p1 or an instrument] at p4 [a locus on c1=r1=p2]. The unpleasant feeling induced is the same as that in tinmosycpina, but caused by touch rather than hearing.
gismu rafsi: pem x1 is a poem/verse about plot/theme/subject/pattern x2 by author x3 for intended audience x4. x2 may be a convention rather than a subject. See also prosa, rimni, rilti, finti, lisri, sanga.
gismu rafsi: pec pe'u x1 (agent) touches x2 with x3 [a locus on x1 or an instrument] at x4 [a locus on x2]. See also ganse, darxi, jgari, penmi, jorne, satre, mosra, zgana.
gismu rafsi: pis x1 is a pencil/crayon/stylus applying lead/marking material x2, frame/support [of material] x3. Also writing brush; x1 stimulates substrate medium x2 to display marks; explicitly denoting a standard lead pencil (= tabypinsi). (cf. ciska, penbi (unlike the English equivalents, pinsi is the more general term over penbi), burcu, bakri)
fu'ivla p1 (agent) drinks/imbibes latte refreshment p2 [caffelatte/(masala) chai latte/mate latte/matcha latte] from/out-of container/source p3. x2 could be any hot beverage with milk. Specifically calling people "latte drinkers" (=le'e pixrlate; stereotypical) has become a common political attack in Western cultures. For non-cultural specific usage: coffee with hot milk (=glaladyckafi). See also: kaffelatte (=kafrlate), chai latte (=tcatrmasala be lo ladru; pixrlate be lo tcatrmasala).
lujvo x1=m1=g1 is a Death Star destroying planet x2=po1=pl1 (default zi'o), into pieces x3=po2, with exhahust pipe x4. x2 defaults to zi'o so you can refer to a Death Star that isn't necessarily destroying a planet. cf. plini, porpi, gasnu, minji
lujvo f1=c1 [value] is a/the median/quartile/decile/percentile/fraction-type of median with numerator f2, denominator f3 in property/amount c2 (ka/ni) among p1 (s) (ordered set) by standard c4. Median (=porna'ofrinu li pa li re;porna'o). 1st quartile (=porna'ofrinu li pa li vo). 3rd decile (=porna'ofrinu li ci li pano). 5th percentile (=porna'ofrinu li mu li panono).