There are 31 basic Elements of Meaning (not counting the numerals), which correspond to an alphabet, except that each element also represents a fundamental concept. Each basic concept becomes a building block in formulating miniature word definitions. So an aUI word can give you a rough idea of what it means if you know the building blocks in its formula.
© 1979 W. John Weilgart, PhD
Please see the aUI website for further explanation of the Elements of Meaning:
The aUI-to-English part of the dictionary is arranged alphabetically according to this order: