Noun: elements e-lu-munts
Noun: element e-lu-munt
- Violent or severe weather (viewed as caused by the action of the four elements)
"they felt the full fury of the elements"
- A statement of fundamental facts or principles
"he mastered only the elements of geometry";
- basics, rudiments
- The bread and wine of the eucharist
- An abstract part of something
"the grammatical elements of a sentence";
- component, constituent, factor, ingredient
- An artifact that is one of the individual parts of which a composite entity is made up; especially a part that can be separated from or attached to a system
"a component or constituent element of a system";
- component, constituent
- Any of the more than 100 known substances (of which 92 occur naturally) that cannot be separated into simpler substances and that singly or in combination constitute all matter
- chemical element
- The most favourable environment for a plant or animal
"water is the element of fishes"
- One of four substances thought in ancient and medieval cosmology to constitute the physical universe
"the alchemists believed that there were four elements"
- The situation in which you are happiest and most effective
"in your element"
- A straight line that generates a cylinder or cone
Type of: atmospheric condition, conditions, division, environment, environs, fact, part, portion, section, situation, state of affairs, straight line, substance, surround, surroundings, weather, weather condition
Encyclopedia: Elements, cosmic abundance of Element