element

Meanings

Noun

  • 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.
  • A small part of the whole.
  • The sky.
  • Atmospheric forces such as strong winds and rains.
  • A place or state of being that an individual or object is best suited to.
  • The bread and wine taken at Holy Communion.
  • A group of people within a larger group having a particular common characteristic.
  • 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.
  • One of the conceptual objects in a markup language, usually represented in text by tags.

Verb

  • To compound of elements.
  • To constitute and be the elements of.

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