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vorme
gismu rafsi: vor vro x1 is a doorway/gateway/access way between x2 and x3 of structure x4. Note: emphasis on route nature; solid door (= vrogai/vrobi'u/vrozu'itci). See also canko, ganlo, kalri, murta, pagre, bitmu, kuspe.
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.
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.
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.
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.
zifyvlavelvi'u
lujvo x1 (quote) is the non-categorizer and non-hyphen remainder of zi'evla/fu'ivla x2 (quote), with properties/form x3 in language [of zi'evla] x4 Quotation may be improper. This is the part of the zi'evla that carries the specific meaning of the word; in stage-4 fu'ivla, the entirety of the word is this remainder; the categorizer rafsi and hyphen letter(s) are not included. See also: zifyvlaklerafsi
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.
zunti
gismu rafsi: zun zu'i x1 (evt./state) interferes with/hinders/disrupts x2 (evt./state/process) due to quality x3 (ka). Also blocks, obstructs, baffles; not necessarily forcing cessation. See also fanta, dicra, fliba, fanza, raktu, klina, bandu, cfipu, ganlo.