(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.
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- A place or state of being that an individual or object is better suited towards.
be in one's own
- 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 at football matches.
The in this electric kettle can heat the water in under a minute.
- 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 act of exalt, exalting or raising high; also, the state of being exalted; elevation.
- The refinement or subtilization of a body, or the increasing of its virtue or principal property.
- That placement of a planet in the zodiac in which it is deemed to exert its strongest influence.