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vrusi
gismu rafsi: vus vu'i x1 (ka) is a taste/flavor of/emitted by x2; x2 tastes of/like x1. Also: x2 tastes of seasoning x1, x1 is a seasoned flavor of x2 (= tsapyvu'i); vrusi may overlap the senses of taste and smell, since the latter is a significant component of taste. See also kukte, tsapi, cpina, panci.
vu'arna
fu'ivla x1 is to the west of x2 according to frame of reference x3. Synonymous to stici. See vu'a. 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.
vujnu
experimental gismu x1 is the subtraction-difference of x2 and x3 (and x4 etc.); x1 = x2 - x3 [ - x4 etc.] Near-synonymous to selsumji, but better conveys the concept of "subtraction", as opposed to merely "addend", as well as being more convenient for lujvo. See vu'u, sumji, pilji, dilcu, frinu. Proposed rafsi: -vuj-, -vu'u-
xamsi
gismu rafsi: xas x1 is a sea/ocean/gulf/[atmosphere] of planet x2, of fluid x3; (adjective:) x1 is marine. Also atmosphere (= varxamsi, varsenta). See also daplu, djacu, lalxu, rirxe, tumla, vacri, zbani, ctaru.
xansa
experimental gismu x1 is chiral with handedness x2 according to definition/by standard x3 in space/under constraints/under conditions x4 For the (oppositely-)chiral partner/twin/enantiomorph, use: xansydukti. x3 can also specify the property or structure of interest that makes x1 chiral, as well as how handedness x2 is defined and relative to what. Chirality x2 is true when x1 is confined to space/dimensions/conditions x4, under a fixed standard of definition x3.
xatra
gismu rafsi: xa'a x1 is a letter/missive/[note] to intended audience x2 from author/originator x3 with content x4. (cf. notci, which has places in a different order; the emphasis in xatra is on the communication between author and recipient, and not the content, which in a letter may not easily be categorized to a 'subject'; ciska, mrilu, papri)
xebni
gismu rafsi: xen xei x1 hates/despises x2 (object/abstraction); x1 is full of hate for x2; x2 is odious to x1. x1 is hateful (one sense); x2 is hateful (different sense). See also djica, nitcu, rigni, prami, nelci.
xelflese
lujvo x1 philosophizes/cogitates/ruminates/thinks profoundly about topic x2, with specifics of thought x3 and methodology x4, belonging to school/branch/super- philosophy x5; x1 is a philosopher/philosophe (not necessarily professional or trained). flese is an experimental gismu. This word does not imply a professional, trained, expert, credible, or even habitual/common attendance to philosophical (mental) faculty, but does imply a bit more profundity then mere thought or passing notion. See also: filsofo, flese.
xlali
gismu rafsi: xla x1 is bad for x2 by standard x3; x1 is poor/unacceptable to x2. Be careful to distinguish between a bad/unacceptable event, and a bad/unacceptable agent: x1 does poorly (= lenu ko'a gasnu cu xlali and not normally ko'a xlali). See also palci, mabla, xamgu, betri.
zabna
gismu rafsi: zan za'a x1 is favorable/great/superb/fabulous/dandy/outstanding/swell/admirable/nice/commendable/delightful/desirable/enjoyable/laudable/likable/lovable/wonderful/praiseworthy/high-quality/cool in property x2 by standard x3; x1 rocks in aspect x2 according to x3 See also mabla, xamgu, funca, vrude, banli.
zasni
gismu rafsi: zas x1 is temporary/not permanent/expected to change in property x2 (ka) by standard/expectant x3. Also transient. See also vitno, stodi, cenba, galfi, binxo, stika, stali, tcini, vitke.
zbepi
gismu rafsi: zbe x1 is a pedestal/base/stand/pallet supporting x2 (object/event), of materials/properties x3. Pallet (= lafyzbe). See also jamfu, jicmu, jubme, tuple, ckana, cpana, loldi, sanli.
zifre
gismu rafsi: zif zi'e x1 is free/at liberty to do/be x2 (event/state) under conditions x3. Also unrestricted, unfettered, unconstrained; (adjective:) independent; (adverb:) willingly, voluntarily, freely, may, optionally; (potential:) x1 voluntarily does x2. See also pinfu, rinju, bilga, curmi, kakne, frili.
zivle
gismu rafsi: ziv vle x1 (agent) invests resources x2 in investment x3 expecting return/profit x4 (object(s)/event). [also ties up/Risks/gambles. x1 is an investor; x2 are invested assets of x1; bond (= jertervle)]; See also prali, canja, jbera, dejni, ponse.
zmadu
gismu rafsi: zma mau x1 exceeds/is more than x2 in property/quantity x3 (ka/ni) by amount/excess x4. Also positive (= nonmau). See also cmavo list mau, mleca, zenba, jmina, bancu, dukse, traji.
zunle
gismu rafsi: zul x1 is to the left/left-hand side of x2 which faces/in-frame-of-reference x3. Also x3 is the standard of orientation for x2. See also cmavo list zu'a, pritu, mlana, crane, trixe, farna.