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lingote
fu'ivla x1 is an ingot of x2; x1 is a a solid block of more or less pure x2 often but not necessarily bricklike in shape and trapezoidal in cross-section, often the result of pouring out and cooling molten metal, often immediately after smelting from raw ore or alloying from constituents. See also bliku, runme, jinme
lu'erfu
fu'ivla x1 (quote) is a text/word/sequence wherein the characters/phonemes are taken over alphabet x2 (set) For formal language analysis. In mathematical writing, this relationship is sometimes written as "/"; the set of all x1 (where x2 is specified) is x2* (where "*" is the Kleene star); then x1 is an element/member of x2*, and the letters of x1 are elements/members of x2. While each letter in x1 must be an element of x2, there can be elements of x2 that do not appear in x1.
mardeji
fu'ivla x1 judges/rates/opines x2 [abstraction] to have morality score x3 [number; default: 1] in respect/according to standard/judged according to or in system x4; x1 believes in (the (im)morality of) x2 Beware sumti-raising in x2. x3 should be a real number between -1 and 1 (inclusive); x3=1 is perfectly good/moral/virtuous, x3=0 is neutral, and x3=-1 is completely immoral/despicable.
mlumitu
fu'ivla x1 and x2 are indistinguishable from each other, they seem to share all their properties except maybe their location and identity, as perceived by observer x3 This is not mitmlu, which means "x1 and x2 seem to be the same individual(s)". This is rather about observable appearance/properties, as in "this box is the same as that one" (they're indistinguishable). See also mludata, mintu.
nektara
fu'ivla x1 is a flower nectar of organ/plant x2; x1 is a liquid secretion that is attractive to pollinators See se ciblu, spasatlitki, sakta, titla. Needn't be sweet as some plants pollinated by flies have nectar that tastes of feces. The word jisra is for 'nectar' in the sense 'juice'
ne'urna
fu'ivla x1 is to the south of x2 according to frame of reference x3. Synonymous to snanu. See ne'u. Set: be'arna du'arna ne'urna vu'arna. This set is invented for those who prefer the sumtcita over the gismu, due to all starting with different letters.
ocnerta
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.
omni
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
pixrlate
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).
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
refkusi
fu'ivla x1 is recursively related to x2 by applying x3 (number) levels-of-recursion of the predicate-relation x4 (ka with two ce'u) Short form: efku. tanru example for common usage: the day three days from now (tomorrow's tomorrow's tomorrow) -> lo bavlamdei refkusi be fi li ci . Cf. krefu, rapli, refkusi
ricrprunu
fu'ivla x1 is a plum/peach/cherry/apricot/sloe tree of species/variety x2. See also: smela (syn.), rutrprunu, flaume, persika, rutrceraso, birkoku, frambesi, fragari, plise, rozgu
rolsixu
fu'ivla For every x in x1, there exists a y in x2 such that x me'au x3 y; For every y in x2 there exists an x in x1 such that x me'au x3 y. Cf. me'au. The lojban definition is highly preferred. For example, "lo so'imei poi loi so'i kulnu cu rolsixu ke'a lo ka kulnu" translates to "many people of many nations" in a precise sense.
si'impetotki
fu'ivla x1 (value, state, form) is the asymptote/limit [Calculus sense] of x2 as independent variable x3 tends toward x4 along path x5 x1 is asymptotic (one sense); x2 is asymptotic (different sense). Although usually used in English when an extreme value is involved (in either x1 or x4) the Lojban usage can probably be pretty general and mean "limit along a path"; in this usage, delete x5 for "limit" in the stronger sense.
skaipe
fu'ivla x1 contacts x2 by video-telephone/video-chat/teleconference service (product) x3 provided by (company/producer/provider) x4 The creation and/or use of this word does not endorse the Skype service provider/company nor any of its products, nor any other provider or product of such services, including but not limited to: teleconference/video-chat. Confer: vidni, tavla, fonxa.
stefanboltsemasi
fu'ivla x1 is the black-body Stefan-Boltzmann sigma_{SB} constant [approximately equal to: 5.670373(21)×10^(−8) W/(m^2×K^4)], expressed in units x2 (default: unitless/dimensionless and equal to pi^2 / 480) in paradigm/system/metaphysics/universe x3 (default: this, our actual, physical universe) See also: boltsemaku, nejni, fi'u, mitre, snidu, kelvo, delno.