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bargu
gismu rafsi: bag x1 arches/curves over/around x2 and is made of x3; x1 is an arch over/around x2 of material x3. Also arc; x2 need not be an object, but may be a point or volume. See also cripu, kruvi, korcu, condi.
benre
experimental gismu x1 is the "beneficiary"/intended-recipient of x2 (event/action), as intended by x3 // x2 is done for x1 A "beneficiary" here is someone or something for which something is done, and this relation may be either beneficial or disadvantageous. Consider "I poisoned the cake for him" vs "I baked a cake for him" ("for him to eat" would be a purpose/goal). See also be'ei, kosmu, terzu'e, selxau
be'omronzdo
fu'ivla x1 pertains to the Laurasian supercontinent/large subcontinent in aspect x2, more specifically associated with time period or arrangement x3 Not to be confused with Laurentia. x3 is a property of Laurasia itself (at the time in question, as determined by x1 and x2). This word could be used along the lines of other cultural gismu: x1 reflect Laurasian culture/lifestyle/"nationality" in aspect/nature x2. Confer: pangaio, gonduana, bemro, ropno, xazdo
bongu
gismu rafsi: bog bo'u x1 is a/the bone/ivory [body-part], performing function x2 in body of x3; [metaphor: calcium]. x2 is likely an abstract: may be structure/support for some body part, but others as well such as the eardrum bones; the former can be expressed as (tu'a le ); cartilage/gristle (= ranbo'u), skeleton (= bogygreku). See also greku, denci, jirna, sarji.
carvrama'e
lujvo m1 is a bike/bicycle/tricycle/pedal vehicle carrying m2 in/on surface/medium m3, propelled by force m4 transmitted via pedal(s) c1=v1. Also include hydrocycle (=jaurcarvrama'e or x3= "lo djacu"), handcycle (x4= "lo xance"), electric bicycle (= "lo carvrama'e be fo si'u lo dicymatra"; not to be confused with motorcycles), cycles with different numbers of wheels and different numbers of riders, etc.
cu'uxna
fu'ivla x1 is aware that x1 can be in relation x4 with all of x3 (plural) and choose to be in relation x4 with x2 (which is among x3) To summarize, "x1 chooses x2 out of set x3 to do/have relationship x4 (binary ka)". See also cuxna
etmoi
fu'ivla x1 is the value (sumti-object) associated with x2 (label or description), from compound object x3, in interpretation rules/system x4 Generalization of moi. May be used as the brivla form of moi, but also may be used to extract values from compound objects, such as dates, addresses, sequences, or even passages of text. See pormoi, momkai
fau'e
experimental cmavo iterated function left-composition with self: f∘f∘...∘f, n times. First argument must be a function(al) or some object f that can be left-composed with itself; second argument is a real number (usually nonnegative integer) n for which n compositions of f makes sense; the result is f left-composed with itself n times. This word is a shortcut for longer expressions. See also: fa'ai, se'au, te'a, fe'a.
fetcei
lujvo c1 is a goddess (female deity) of people(s)/religion c2 with dominion over c3 [sphere]. Cf. nakcei, fetsi, cevni, lijda, krici, censa, malsi. Recommended to be used only use when contrasted with nakcei or femininity of the deity is to be emphasized/important.
fetpibyta'u
lujvo x1=t1 is panties/knickers/boy shorts (female genital underwear), serving purpose x2=t3 Female genitalia/crotch/vulva-covering type of underwear. Needn't be worn by female/woman/girl but garment need be made for female genitalia/pubic region in some manner (see nakpibyta'u/pibyta'u for male/non-defined counterpart). Cf. nerta'u, taxfrbikini, tatyta'u.
ga'u'au
experimental cmavo mekso n-ary operator: append contravariant (upper) indices to tensor Terminated by te'oi'oi. Takes ordered input (A, X_1, X_2, …, X_(n-1)), where A is a tensor and X_i is an index with an understood (or elsewhere defined) ordered domain. It appends/assigns X_i to be the ith contravariant index of A, which is usually designated as a superscript in the ith position to the right of A. See also: ni'a'au. It is probable that Einstein summation notation will be conventionally in effect.
gidva
gismu rafsi: gid gi'a x1 (person/object/event) guides/conducts/pilots/leads x2 (active participants) in/at x3 (event). A guiding person advises/suggests/sets an example to be followed, but does not necessarily control/direct/manage actual execution of an event; an event may serve as a guide by setting a pattern/example to be emulated. See also jitro, ralju, sazri, te bende, jatna, fukpi, morna.
gleua
fu'ivla x1 gives x2 (li) fucks about x3. A smaller x2 means less caring. Use of vague numbers is obviously permitted. (Why not?) "Barely give a shit" (= "gleua li so'u") "Doesn't give a fuck" (= "gleua li no"). Numbers can be made to lujvo with this to create pseudo-words meaning "to give no fucks" (= "no zei gleua"). Of course, this word can be used positively (= "gleua li so'e") to mean something like "I care a great deal!"
gu'ai
experimental cmavo binary operator: left group action g.x a.b = (a,b), where a is the group element and b is an element of the set. The type/description/label/name may be subscripted or denoted by function notation, as might be the group to which it belongs and/or the set upon which it acts (typically, the label should denote in the order: group, set, descriptor). See also: ma'e'o, zi'a'o, ru'ei
gutnerkla
lujvo x1 (agent) invades x2 (place) for objective x3 klama_3 through klama_5 dropped for being usually irrelevant to this concept; if need be they can be replaced with teka'a/veka'a/xeka'a or ra'i/pu'ai/sepi'o. See zernerkla, gunta, nerkla
jbovla
lujvo x1 is a defined Lojban word, considered as a word as per Lojban's grammar, with meaning/role x2 In Lojban, particles such as "lo", "ku" etc. are considered to be words, whereas they may not be considered so according to other standards (for example, as "lo" and "ku" cannot appear in isolation, they are arguably closer to clitics than independent words). See also jbokravla (native Lojban word) and valsi.