NounElement (plural Elements)
- One of the simplest or essential parts or principles of which anything consists, or upon which the constitution or fundamental powers of anything are based.
- (chemistry) Any one of the simplest chemical substances that cannot be decomposed in a chemical reaction or by any chemical means and made up of atoms all having the same number of protons.
- One of the four basic building blocks of matter in theories of ancient philosophers and alchemists: water, earth, fire, and air
- Something small.
- an element of doubt
- (plural only; not used in singular form) Atmospheric forces such as strong winds and rains.
- A place or state of being that an individual or object is better suited towards.
- be in one's own element
- (law) A required aspect or component of a cause of action. A deed is regarded a violation of law only if each element can be proved.
- (set theory) One of the objects in a set.
- A group of people within a larger group having a particular common characteristic.
- You sometimes find the hooligan element at football matches.
- A short form of heating element, a component in electrical equipment, often in the form of a coil, having a high resistance, thereby generating heat when a current is passed through it.
- The element in this electric kettle can heat the water in under a minute.
- (computing) One of the conceptual objects in a markup language, usually represented in text by a matching pair of tags.
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- Element in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913
- Element in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
- Useinov & Mireev Dictionary, Simferopol, Dolya, 2002 
- (Bosnian, Serbian): elèmenat
- IPA: /elěment/
- Hyphenation: e‧le‧ment
elèment m. (Cyrillic spelling елѐмент)
- element; basic building block of matter in ancient philosophy
- element; a place or state of being that an individual or object is better suited towards
- elements; forces of weather
- element; an object in a set
- (mathematics) element of a matrix
- heating element
- (computing) element; object in markup language
From German Element.
- IPA: [ɛ.le.ˈment]
- Hyphenation: e‧le‧ment