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praune
fu'ivla x1 is a prawn/shrimp [freshwater specimens/species only] of taxon/species/type x2 The term "prawn" is imprecise in English; in Lojban, this word refers to any and only decapod, stalk-eyed, narrow-abdomenned, muscularly-betailed, slender-legged, long-whiskered crustaceans with elongated bodies, that lives in freshwater, and the primary mode of locomotion of which is by swimming (especially propelled by swimmerets); the word is not taxonomic. See also: crimpui
ri'ospa
lujvo s1=c1 is a green plant/viridiplantae/viridiphyta/chlorobionta/plantae sensu strictu of species/strain/cultivar s2 This group includes the land plants plus various groups of green algae, including stoneworts. The names given to these groups vary considerably as of July 2011. Viridiplantae encompass a group of organisms that possess chlorophyll a and b, have plastids that are bound by only two membranes, are capable of storing starch, and have cellulose in their cell walls.
xansa
experimental gismu x1 is chiral with handedness x2 according to definition/by standard x3 in space/under constraints/under conditions x4 For the (oppositely-)chiral partner/twin/enantiomorph, use: xansydukti. x3 can also specify the property or structure of interest that makes x1 chiral, as well as how handedness x2 is defined and relative to what. Chirality x2 is true when x1 is confined to space/dimensions/conditions x4, under a fixed standard of definition x3.
xlajvo
lujvo x1 is a bad/poorly-made lujvo with issue x2, bad according to x3 and by standard x4 The badness need not be an error per se; it may merely be some feature (x2) that is not desirable or relatively preferable. For example, perhaps the terbri structure is not predictable/regular/algorithmic, or the lujvo is very long, or the lujvo is not the highest-scoring lujvo (for some fixed tanru construct) according to an algorithm/standard. See also: srejvo.
alxataini
fu'ivla x1 finds x2, a zero of function x3, by double false position in interval x4
asna
fu'ivla x1 is a body position/posture/stance/pose/asana of body x2 characterized by property/(set of) properties x3 (ka).
backemselrerkru
lujvo k1 is a hyperbola in k2 at k3 defined by set of points/properties k4.
bacycripu
lujvo c1 is a bridge to the beyond across c2 between c3=b3 and c4=b1. Poetic coining.
bacyde'i
lujvo d1=b1 is a tusk of d2 protruding beyond the mouth b3 by amount b4
banfyske
lujvo s1 is a/the batrachology/study of amphibians b1=s2 based on methodology s3.
banvokyvelganzu
lujvo x1 is a phonotactic rule pertaining to/organizing sound(s) x2 into x3 in/pertaining to language x4 proposed/applied by x5
baple'i
lujvo p1 pays bribe p2 to p3 for favor/services p4=b2. Not necessarily with a negative connotation.
barterzga
lujvo x1 is a sense organ used to observe x2 which is outside the observer x3 under conditions x4.
baukle
lujvo k1 is a language type/category/subgroup/subset (linguistic taxon) within languages b1=k2, with typological features k3.
ba'urnoi
lujvo n1=b2 is a spoken/uttered message about subject n2 uttered by n3=b1 to intended audience n4.
benti'e
lujvo t1 is a/the hindbrain (the posterior portion of the brain including cerebellum and pons and medulla oblongata) of brain b1=t2.