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el·e·ment
[el-uh-muhnt]
NOUN
1.
a component or constituent of a whole or one of the parts into which a whole may be resolved by analysis: Bricks and mortar are elements of every masonry wall.
2.
Chemistry. one of a class of substances that cannot be separated into simpler substances by chemical means. See also chart under periodic table
3.
a natural habitat, sphere of activity, environment, etc.: to be in one's element; Water is the element of fish.
4.
any group of people singled out within a larger group by identifiable behavior patterns, common interests, ethnic similarities, etc.: He worried that the protest rally would attract the radical element.
5.
one of the substances, usually earth, water, air, and fire, formerly regarded as constituting the material universe.
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Define element: chemistry : one of the basic substances that are made of atoms of only one kind and that cannot be separated… — element in a sentence.

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By Anne Marie Helmenstine, Ph.D. Element Definition. A chemical element is a substance that cannot be broken down by chemical means. Although elements ...

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A fundamental, essential, or irreducible constituent of a composite entity. 2. elements The basic assumptions or principles of a subject. 3. Mathematics. a.