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lujvo f1 progresses towards f2=x1 from f3 through stages f4. Cf. farvi, banro.
experimental cmavo x1 is the PA-th date/time of unit x2 (si'o) counting from x3 (default: now) by calendar x4 x3 is the reference point in time (PA = no). The splicing method depends on x4. For example, at 14:03 on 2014-11-14, the 0th day (x2 = lo si'o djedi) from now is 11-14, the 0th century from now is the 21st century, the 0th month (x2 = lo si'o masti) is November, the 0th afternoon is this afternoon (x2 = lo si'o donri), the 0th night (x2 = lo si'o nicte) refers to nothing (because this time-point is not in night).
lujvo x1=t1=s1 acts like/similarly to fictional/imaginary character x2=t2=s2=xa1 imaginary to x3=xa2 in that they wear similar clothes, under conditions x4=t3. See also, xarpre, smitra, dasni.
lujvo x1=c1 (person) justifies/expresses justification x2=k2 for x3=p1's complicated-ness in aspect x4=p2 to audience x5=c3 via expressive medium x6=c4. cf. pluja, sampu, krinu, rinka, nibli, gasnu, cusku, tavla, casnu, skicu.
lujvo m1=c1 is m2=c2 centimeter(s) / hundredth(s) of a meter [metric unit] in length (default 1) measured in direction m3=c3 by standard x4=m3. Cf. navytre, centi, mitre.
lujvo m1=n1 is m2=n2 nanometer(s) / billionth(s) of a meter [metric unit] in length (default 1) measured in direction m3=n3 by standard x4=m3. See also centre. Made from nanvi + mitre.
gismu rafsi: ma'o x1 is a structure word of grammatical class x2, with meaning/function x3 in usage (language) x4. x4 may be a specific usage (with an embedded language place) or a massified language description; x3 and x4 may be merely an example of cmavo usage or refer to an actual expression; cmavo list, if physical object (= (loi) ma'oste); referring to the mental construct (e.g. propose adding a new cmavo to the cmavo list = ma'orpoi, ma'orselcmi, ma'orselste). See also gismu, lujvo, gerna, smuni, valsi.
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.
lujvo x1=m1=g1 is a Death Star destroying planet x2=po1=pl1 (default zi'o), into pieces x3=po2, with exhahust pipe x4. x2 defaults to zi'o so you can refer to a Death Star that isn't necessarily destroying a planet. cf. plini, porpi, gasnu, minji
lujvo x1=k1 is a loo/water closet/[room with toilet], in which x2=v1 excretes x3=v2, in home/building/structure x4=k2 surrounded by partitions/walls/ceiling/floor x5=k3 (mass/jo'u) From vimstizu. As distinct from lumku'a, which is a room that primarily features washing facilities, this is a room that primarily features a means of relieving one's self.
lujvo x1=s1 drives vehicle x2=m1 illegally according to people/culture/judges/prosecutor x3=z2 under influence of x4=xl1 (agent/property/substance) which affects driving with effect x5=xl2. xlura zekri ke marce sazri
gismu rafsi: bon bo'a x1 is a wave [periodic pattern] in medium x2, wave-form x3, wave-length x4, frequency x5. See also slilu, dikni, cinje, polje, morna, canre.
lujvo x1 is the default in/of function x2 pertaining to x3 when no option is chosen/specified from potential/candidate pool (set, list) x4 under additional/other conditions x5 Chooser may be specified by x3 or x5 (albeit with somewhat different meanings) but is not inherently important to the property of a default.
gismu rafsi: cag x1 is a farm/ranch at x2, farmed by x3, raising/producing x4; (adjective:) x1 is agrarian. Also grange; farming is any organized agrarian activity, not limited to plant crops. See also purdi, nurma, ferti, foldi, xarju.
lujvo x1 expresses/says that they desire x2 (nu/ka) to audience x3 in medium x4, desired for purpose x5 Note that in the past djisku was used for what skudji is more commonly used to mean nowadays. The latter is a more regular lujvo and has mostly supplanted the old djisku in usage.
lujvo x1 is a factbook, containing work x2 by author x3 for audience x4 preserved in medium x5 Use of this word does not assert anything about the veracity/factuality of the work (one may have a "factbook" about a fictional country, for example). See fatci, cukta, ensiklopedi