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lajme'e
lujvo c1 (quoted word(s)) is a street/road name/odonym of street/avenue/lane/drive/cul-de-sac/way/alley/[road] c2=l1 to/used-by namer/name-user c3 (person). s2 and s3 are omitted. A street name or odonym is an identifying name given to a street. The street name usually forms part of the address (though addresses in some parts of the world make no reference to street names).See also stucme, klaji, stuzi, cmene.
lejykardymi'i
lujvo x1=m1 is a payment card reader for use/function x2=m2, accepting card x3=k1 Machines accepting payment cards (lejykarda), e.g. ATMs and terminals at point of sale/checkout. Cf. maksrikardymi'i, lejykarda, baxydinkarda, jitseldejykarda, detseldejykarda, vamveile'ikarda, banxa, jdini.
lumku'a
lujvo x1=k1 is a bathroom, in which x2=l1 washes x3=l2 (self/other(s)/body part), in home/building/structure x4=k2 surrounded by partitions/walls/ceiling/floor x5=k3 (mass/jo'u) A room with a sink technically qualifies, but this is more like a room with a bath or shower as well. What most Americans call a "bathroom". For a room specifically for urination or defecation, see vimku'a.
lutnilcla
lujvo x1=n1 is the length of path x2=p1=c1 between x3=p2 and x4=p3 defined by points x5=p4 (set) where the distance is on scale x6=n2=c3 Paths are 1D, so clani2 is derived. Cf. lijnilcla
maksriveikarda
lujvo x1=k1 is a magnetic stripe card storing x2=v2 (data/facts/du'u) about x3=v3 (object/event) Read by a magnetic card reader (maksrikardymi'i). Cf. vreji, datni, makyvelvei, cukmakyvelvei, srimakyvelvei, cukmirvelvei, kardyckiku.
maktcaxe
lujvo x1 is magnetism (charge; possibly current) in/on x2 of polarity/quantity x3 (default: south) Uses experimental gismu tcaxe. The possible connotation of a current is for symmetry with dikca but is arguably not denotationally implied by tcaxe. The south polarity is treated as positive; this is counter to typical electromagnetic convention, but follows from the default of dikca to be negative.
ma'oste
lujvo x1=l1 is a list of structure words x2=l2=c1 of class(es) x5=c2 of language x6=c3 in order x3=l3 in medium x4=l4. Cf. cmavo, liste, vlaste, vlacku, gimste, jvoste
meckanpe
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.
mecraizmana'u
lujvo x1 (number) is the supremum of set x2 under (partial) ordering x3 x2 must be a set; although it is standard (and lazy) mathematical practice to speak of "the supremum of a function" (including sequences) in some domain or to constrain the supremum with respect to certain variables in some way, all of these features can and ought to be constraints defining the set of which the supremum is taken; in Lojban, no leeway is given toward such sloppiness. See also: zmaraimecna'u, nacyzmarai.
menmuvgau
lujvo g1=me1 telekinetically / with its mind moves mu1 to destination/receiver mu2 [away] from origin mu3 over path/route mu4 Made from menli+muvgau. menli2 dropped on account of irrelevancy. See also gasnu, klama, litru, makfa, menli, muvdu.
metnidytcika
lujvo x1 (number) is the second/second notation of the minute, of event/state x2, in system x3. cacra zei mentu zei tcika. As default, the number x1 is counted from the first second of the minute. See ti'u'i for BAI. ex.) li voxa cu metnidytcika lo nu samymri ti mi kei u'y ty cy (This was e-mailed to me at 46 seconds past the minute UTC.)
mi'esku
lujvo x1=m1=c1 expresses/states command x2=c2 to recipient(s) x3=m2=c3 via expressive medium x4=c4. m3 of minde (the desired result) is presumably cointained in he expression of the command. x1 commands x3 with expression x2.
misygautoi
lujvo x1 promotes / publicizes / advertises x2 (object or idea) to community x3; x1 tries to make x2 famous to x3 Note: English metonymically uses "sell" for this concept, but vecnu refers to the act of exchange, not advertising or promoting. See misno, gasnu, troci
mlakla
lujvo x1=k1=m4 dodges/sidesteps/skirts x2=m2 from x3=k3 by route x4=k4 by means of transportation x5=k5. The lateral frame of reference is that of the one who sidesteps. Cf. mlana, klama, koizva.
mojgaunoi
lujvo x1=n1 is a message reminding facts x2=m2 about x3=m3=n2 from author x4=n3=g1 to intended audience x5=n4=m1. Cf. selmojnoi, mojgau, notci'a, gasnu, notci.
mucyxeldekpu
lujvo d5 is d2 (default 1) teaspoon(s)/teaspoonful(s)/cochleare minus (t., ts., tsp. or tspn./cochl. min.)[volume-unit], standard d3=m1 (default 1 teaspoon=5 mL),d4 dessertspoon(s),d1 tablespoon(s), d6 one ml measuring spoon(s). See also: tablespoon (=mucydekpu). (One) Rounded teaspoon (=lo mucyveldekpu li ji'i ni'u), one heaped teaspoon (=lo derxi mucydekpu li pa), one level teaspoon (=lo mucyveldekpu li ji'inai).