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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.
xajmirli
lujvo m1 is a hog deer of species m2 not to be confused with mirlyxarju
xilckabu
lujvo c1=xi3 is a wheel tyre/tire. The rubber source can be expressed with "ra'i ...", the composition with "ma'e ...".
zankava
fu'ivla x1 is an excellent environment/condition for x2 to be able to do x3
le nanla no'u la mulis. cu ganse le ka le tirxu cu pendo ku gi'e te preti le nu la teris. djica le nu te jarco tu'a le tcadu my.
The boy, who was Mooli, could tell that Terry was friendly, so he asked Terry if he would like to be shown the city.
befyba'a
lujvo be1=ba1 is the navel / belly button (umbilicus) of be2=ba2. In humans, the navel can appear as a depression (kevna) or as a protrusion (punli). Cf. befsfeke'a, betfu, barna.
bruneleskia
obsolete fu'ivla x1 exhibits spina di pesce/Brunelleschi herringbone (zigzag) pattern/design with features x2 Something as simple as the alternating count or specification of the spines can be described in x2 (in other words, the description need not be complete). See also: zigzagi.
fe'au'u
experimental cmavo mekso ternary operator: positive super-root; the bth super-root (inverse operator of hyper-operator with respect to base) of a of order c-2. c must be nonnegative (and currently must also be an integer). See: dei'au'o, te'au'u, de'au'u
kibzva
lujvo x1 is located at website / Internet resource x2 See kibystu, kibro, ki'oi. x2 need not be a website, but may be a chatroom or any other resource on the Internet.
kurtse
lujvo z1 sits in pike position/staff position/dandasana on surface z2. The upper-body should be extending upward, and the back should be completely perpendicular to the ground (as though sitting against a wall).
mansytcu
lujvo n1 needs n2 to be satisfied for reason x3. n2 must be a physical object, not an event; for that, use djica. See also: mansa, nitcu
ninpre
lujvo c1=p1 is a stranger to c2 in aspect c3 by standard c4 since ninpre in the sense of "novice" seems to be deprecated in favor of nintadni, this seems to be a better definition.
pai'e
experimental cmavo scalar question: how very...? Asks for NAhE. See http://mw.lojban.org/papri/zipcpi:_scalar_modifiers . See pei'a. Note: As many of the NAhE in this system are new and may be unfamiliar, NAI/CAI may be substituted for the answer instead.
si'o ze'ei ka
cmavo-compound abstractor: x1 is x2's concept of the property [bridi] = sidbo be lo ka. See si'o, ze'ei
si'o ze'ei nu
cmavo-compound abstractor: x1 is x2's concept of the event [bridi] = sidbo be lo nu. See si'o, ze'ei
sriba'a
lujvo d1=b1 is a stripe on surface b2 of material d2=b3 This could also be a striped pattern although srimo'a might be more suited to that.