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flalu
gismu rafsi: fla x1 is a law specifying x2 (state/event) for community x3 under conditions x4 by lawgiver(s) x5. x1 is a legality; x2 is legal/licit/legalized/a legality (= selfla for reordered places). See also javni, ritli, zekri, pulji, tinbe.
galtu
gismu rafsi: gal ga'u x1 is high/up/upward in frame of reference x2 as compared with baseline/standard height x3. Also upper; x3 is generally some defined distance above a zero point/baseline, or is that baseline itself. See also gapru, dizlo, cnita, drudi, farna.
ganlo
gismu rafsi: ga'o x1 (portal/passage/entrance-way) is closed/shut/not open, preventing passage/access to x2 by x3 (something being blocked). As a doorway, but also perhaps a semi-permeable membrane. x_3 is blocked by x_1. x_2 is inaccessible. See also kalri, pagre, canko, vorme, zunti.
ganzu
gismu rafsi: gaz x1 organizes x2 [relative chaos] into x3 [ordered/organized result] by system/principle(s) x4. x3 is also a system; x4 could be merely a function which inherently serves to dictate the organizational structure of x3. See also ciste, morna, stura, bilni, cabra.
gapci
gismu rafsi: gac x1 is gaseous/fumes/a gas/vapor of material/composition including x2, under conditions x3. x3 includes temperature and pressure. See also pambe, vacri, litki, sligu, danmo, bumru, cidro, flecu.
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.
gletu
gismu rafsi: let gle x1 copulates/fucks/mates/has coitus/sexual intercourse with x2. x1 and x2 are symmetrical; mounts (= cpanygle). See also cinse, pinji, plibu, vibna, vlagi, mabla, speni.
glico
gismu rafsi: gic gli x1 is English/pertains to English-speaking culture in aspect x2. Generally assume broadest sense of 'English'; may refer to 'English', pertaining to the country/people/culture of England (normally requiring constraint = gligu'e, or simply redundancy = gligli-); British English, the norm language of the UK (= gliglibau). (cf. brito which refers to the United Kingdom as a whole or to the British empire, merko, sralo, kadno, skoto)
gunka
gismu rafsi: gun gu'a x1 [person] labors/works on/at x2 [activity] with goal/objective x3. Also: x1 is a worker/laborer. (cf. sazri, gasnu, se jibri; zukte - which need not be labor; physics term 'work' = ni muvyselbai, briju, jibri, lazni, selfu)
gurni
gismu rafsi: gru x1 is grain/[British: corn]/cereal from plant/species x2. See also bavmi, cunmi, mavji, maxri, molki, mraji, rismi, sobde, spati, zumri, nanba, sorgu.
jalra
gismu x1 is a cockroach/orthopteran/termite of order/species/breed x2. Also grasshopper (= pipyjalra); cricket (= sagjalra); locust, termite (= mantyjalra or mudyctijalra). (Orthoptera includes grasshoppers, crickets, etc; termites are a closely-related non-Orthoptera, more akin to cockroaches than to e.g. ants); See also cinki, civla, manti.
jbena
gismu rafsi: jbe x1 is born to x2 at time x3 [birthday] and place x4 [birthplace]; x1 is native to (fo) x4. x2 bears/gives birth to x1; also x3: natal day. See also fange, gutra, rorci, mamta, salci, citsi.
jbera
gismu rafsi: jer x1 (agent) borrows/temporarily takes/assumes x2 (object) from source x3 for interval x4. Credit (= jernu'e); borrow/assume a property or quality as a chameleon does (= zaskai, zasysmitra, zasysmitai). See also dejni, janta, zivle.
jeftu
gismu rafsi: jef x1 is x2 weeks in duration (default is 1 week) by standard x3. Re. x3, a week may be more or less than seven days, classically being tied to the time between trips to the marketplace; this week (= cabjeftu); next week (= bavlamjeftu); last week (= prulamjeftu). See also detri, djedi, masti, nanca.
jelca
gismu rafsi: jel x1 burns/[ignites/is flammable/inflammable] at temperature x2 in atmosphere x3. Default x2/x3 to normal temperatures in air; ignite (= jelcfa), flammable/inflammable (usually = jelka'e or jelfrili). See also fagri, kijno, sigja, livla, sacki.
jgari
gismu rafsi: jai x1 grasps/holds/clutches/seizes/grips/[hugs] x2 with x3 (part of x1) at locus x4 (part of x2). Hug (= birjai, pamjai); handshake (= xanjaisi'u); hold with hands (= xanjai); handle (= jaitci). See also ralte, pencu, darxi, batke, rinju.