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Discussion of "anpeza'ofau"
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Comment #4: Re: temci and
Curtis W Franks (Fri Mar 25 10:32:08 2016)

gleki wrote:
> krtisfranks wrote:
> > krtisfranks wrote:
> > > Allowed of uses of "temci" seem to be at least poorly motivated to
> > if
> > > we take it to mean strictly "duration". It is often used in order to
> mean
> >
> > > "time", which is different from duration in the same way that "space"

> is
> > > different from "length".
> >
> > Unless it means "(time) interval", in which case there is no good word
> for
> > "duration" in the sense of the Lebesgue measure of that interval. (I
> would
> > say that "cabyku'e" is an ill-formed lujvo.)
> >
> > In this situation, we have the additional problem of having neither a
> word
> > for "time" as a dimension (just as "spatial n-dimensional interval"
> > not mean "n-dimensional space" as a dimension) nor a word for the
> Lebesgue
> > measure of time intervals ("duration" as a 'length').
> duration is usually ditcu if that's relevant, it's a known and quite
> often used exp. gismu.

Ah, I forgot about that. It is relevant, as it is exactly what is needed.
Then we are good!

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