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fu'ivla x1 in activity/state x2 exhibits gender/sex x3 (ka) by standard x4 according to judge x5; x5 genders x1 as x3. See also cinse, fetsi, nakni, nanla, nanmu, ninmu, nixli. x4 could be gender identity, gender presentation, social role, legal sex, chromosomal sex, anatomical sex, etc.
fu'ivla x1 is/are the thing(s) described/named with property x2 by the speaker, who thinks this is contextually enough information for the listener to understand what are x1's referent(s) This predicate is intended to be the predicate equivalent of le (or at least to one of the interpretations thereof), so that «lo le'elkai be lo ka broda» is equivalent to «le broda». See also le, lemkai.
gismu rafsi: len le'o x1 is a lens/glass [focussing shape/form] focussing x2 to focus/foci x3 by means/material x4. (adjective:) x1 is optical; focussing may be optical or otherwise, hence x2 which may be light, sound, X-ray, etc., default is light/optical lens; ka is refraction. See also kacma, minra.
fu'ivla x1 (li'i) is the subjective conscious experience of x2 (nu or ka-of-x3), as experienced by x3 Brivla form of li'i. See lifri, vedli, li'i, nundumu, du'umdu, su'umdu, zilkai, ganseti
lujvo x1 underestimates the value satisfying x2 (ka/ni) by amount x3, underestimated with likelihood x4; x2 (property) is satisfied by a number greater by amount x3 than that expected by x1 with likelihood x4 See also kanpe, zmakanpe, dunkanpe, fickanpe.
lujvo f1=c1 [value] is a/the median/quartile/decile/percentile/fraction-type of median with numerator f2, denominator f3 in property/amount c2 (ka/ni) among p1 (s) (ordered set) by standard c4. Median (=porna'ofrinu li pa li re;porna'o). 1st quartile (=porna'ofrinu li pa li vo). 3rd decile (=porna'ofrinu li ci li pano). 5th percentile (=porna'ofrinu li mu li panono).
gismu rafsi: ra'i x1 (event/state) continues/persists over interval x2; x1 (property - ka) is continuous over x2. See also temci, kuspe, renvi, cedra, citsi, manfo, vitci, cukla, fliba, preja, tcena.
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
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.
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: tik x1 (event) adjusts/regulates/changes x2 (ka/ni) in amount/degree x3. Non-resultative, causal change; agentive adjust (= tikygau, tikyzu'e). See also cenba which need not be causal, galfi which is causal and resultative, binxo which need not be causal but is resultative, zasni, stodi.
gismu rafsi: sto x1 is constant/invariant/unchanging in property x2 (ka) in response to stimulus/conditions x3. Also stable/consistent/steadfast/firm/steady. See also cenba, stika, stali, vitno, manfo, zasni, tinsa, jdari.
fu'ivla x1 (mass) is the object type of argument object x2, as defined by property x3 (ka) See sumdai, kleinzu. Examples of Lojban sumdaiklei: nundumu, du'umdu, li'imdu, sidbo (= si'omdu), zilkai, su'umdu, nildumu
lujvo m1=t1 is the ugliest/[most unsightly] among set/range t3 to m2 in aspect m3 (ka) by aesthetic standard m4. Cf. to'e, melbi, zmadu, tolmle, tolmlemau, mectolmlerai, tolmleme'a.
gismu rafsi: vaj vai x1 (object/event) is important/significant to x2 (person/event) in aspect/for reason x3 (nu/ka). Also: x1 matters to x2 in aspect/respect x3. See also banli, ralju, vamji, dirba, kargu, pajni.
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.