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gismu rafsi: riv x1 avoids/evades/shuns/escapes/skirts [fate] x2 (event) through action/state x3 (event). Also detours around, stays away from; (x1 is normally an object, but may be an event). See also bandu which is not necessarily successful, fanta, which is agentive, se jersi which implies an opposing agent, sisku, kalte, fapro.
gismu rafsi: ror x1 engenders/procreates/begets x2 with coparent x3. See also grute, gutra, rirni, se panzi, mamta, patfu, tarbi, bersa, ferti, jbena, sovda.
gismu rafsi: sat x1 is made of/contains/is a quantity of sugar [sweet edible] from source x2 of composition x3. Also sucrose, fructose, glucose, galactose, lactose, etc.; saccharine/aspartame/sugar substitute (basysakta or satybasti, ticysakta); x3: composition including x3, which need not be complete specification. See also silna, titla.
gismu rafsi: sag sa'a x1 sings/chants x2 [song/hymn/melody/melodic sounds] to audience x3. Melody (= sagzgi, ralsagzgi), harmony (= saxsagzgi), harmonize/sing harmony (= saxsa'a), song (= selsa'a). See also pemci, rimni, rilti, siclu.
gismu rafsi: saj x1 is conscious/aware of x2 (object/abstract); x1 discerns/recognizes x2 (object/abstract). [also: x1 knows Of. x2 (one sense); awareness implies some amount of mental processing above and beyond mere sensory detection, and may also be applied to mental relationships that are not detected by the senses]; See also menli, morji, ganse, sipna, cikna.
gismu rafsi: ske x1 (mass of facts) is science of/about subject matter x2 based on methodology x3. Not limited to science as derived by the scientific method, but pertaining to any body of usually-coherent knowledge garnered/gathered/assembled by a consistent methodology. See also datni, fatci, djuno, cipra, pensi, jimpe.
experimental gismu x1 is an elephant shrew/jumping shrew/sengi (member of Afrotherian mammal order: Macroscelidea) of subtaxon/type/genus/species/variety/breed x2 Does not include shrews, nor rabbits/pikas. Rodents (including rats and mice) are in a completely different order of mammals (although they belong to the same infraclass) and therefore cannot be appropriately referred to by this word. See also: carfu, ratcu, smacu, ractu.
gismu rafsi: set x1 is a layer/stratum [shape/form] of x2 [material] within structure/continuum/composite x3. See also flecu, nenri, rirxe, sepli, snuji, jbini, bitmu, sruri, serti.
experimental gismu x1 reflects USSR (Soviet Union)/Soviet culture/Soviet nationality in aspect x2 softo doesn't mean Soviet ! Besides, some modern Russians hate Soviet period of their country. What is more, Russian Empire, USSR and Russian Federation are three different countries and CIS is not a country at all. Cf. softo, rusko, vukro, slovo, gugdesu'u, soviet.
gismu rafsi: sib si'o x1 (idea abstract) is an idea/concept/thought about x2 (object/abstract) by thinker x3. Also (adjective:) x1 is ideal/ideational. See also ciksi, jijnu, mucti, jinvi, nabmi, pensi, xanri, cmavo list si'o.
experimental gismu x1 is the standard variation of/in data set/distribution x2; x1 is the quantified (in)accuracy of the results x2 given by some observation or measurement (procedure), calculated from/by standard x3 Technically, there really is only one possible standard deviation, but in practice, it is often approximate via some means x3 (such as assuming that the distribution is Gaussian, even if it actually is only a finite data sample x2).
gismu rafsi: smi x1 is similar/parallel to x2 in property/quantity x3 (ka/ni); x1 looks/appears like x2. Also: x1 is a likeness/image of x2; x1 and x2 are alike; similarity and parallel differ primarily in emphasis. See also dunli, frica, mintu, panra, simlu, vrici.
gismu rafsi: sim si'u x1 (set) has members who mutually/reciprocally x2 (event [x1 should be reflexive in 1+ sumti]). Members of x1 do to each other/one another x2, and in return do x2; x1 (plural set) do the same thing x2 to each other. See also kampu, mintu.
gismu rafsi: sni x1 is a sign/symbol/signal representing/referring/signifying/meaning x2 to observer x3. Also: x1 signifies x2; (adjective:) x1 is significant/meaningful/of import; signal an action (= sniti'i), connotation (= se sibyti'isni, sibyti'ismu). See also lerfu, tcita, barna, mifra, smuni.
gismu rafsi: sis x1 seeks/searches/looks for property x2 among set x3 (complete specification of set). If searching for an object or an event, use tu'a in x2. See also cirko, kalte, kavbu, kucli, rivbi, manci, facki.
gismu rafsi: siv x1 is private/personal/privy/[secret/confidential/confined] to x2; x1 is not-public/hidden. Also: x1 is secret (one sense); x2 is in the know/in touch with/privy to x1 (= selsivni for reordered places); exclusion can be expressed by na'e(bo) in x2: excluded/in the dark (= nalselsivni). See also gubni, mipri.