What does elements mean?

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el·e·ments

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. elementsnoun

    violent or severe weather (viewed as caused by the action of the four elements)

    "they felt the full fury of the elements"

Wiktionary

  1. elementsnoun

    Outdoor weather, such as wind or rain.

  2. elementsnoun

    The basic tenets of an area of knowledge.

  3. elementsnoun

    The bread and wine of the eucharist.

Freebase

  1. Elements

    Elements is the third album released by the progressive / technical death metal band Atheist. It was released on August 30, 1993 by Music for Nations in Europe and by Metal Blade Records in the US. Elements was reissued by Relapse Records in 2005 and was digitally remastered with the addition of six bonus tracks. The album has more of a jazz influenced style than their two previous albums, but it remains highly technically complex. Elements was written, recorded and mixed in forty days in Pro Media Studios. The band wanted to dissolve but they were required to finish their third album in order to fulfill a contract to their record label. Elements features the addition of a third guitarist, Frank Emmi. Initially, Rand Burkey was not going to appear on the album, and as Kelly Shaefer had developed carpal tunnel syndrome, a new lead guitar player was needed. Before recording, Burkey rejoined the band, and thus the band ended up with three guitarists. Shaefer plays rhythm guitar, while Emmi and Burkey share responsibilities for leads and solos. Elements was Atheist's last studio album for 17 years, until the 2010 release of Jupiter.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Elements

    originally the four forms of matter so deemed—fire, air, earth, and water, and afterwards the name for those substances that cannot be resolved by chemical analysis, and which are now found to amount to sixty-seven.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Elements

    Substances that comprise all matter. Each element is made up of atoms that are identical in number of electrons and protons and in nuclear charge, but may differ in mass or number of neutrons.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. elements

    The first principles of any art or science.--The elements of an orbit are certain proportions which define the path of a heavenly body in space, and enable the astronomer to calculate its position for past or future times.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. elements

    In a military sense, signify the first principles of tactics, fortification, and gunnery.

Editors Contribution

  1. elements

    Plural form of the word element.

    There are a list of elements in the periodic table and each have a number that corresponds with its name and composition.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 2, 2016  

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    Rank popularity for the word 'elements' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1607

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'elements' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2735

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of elements in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of elements in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of elements in a Sentence

  1. Sir Thomas Browne:

    There is surely a piece of divinity in us, something that was before the elements, and owes no homage unto the sun.

  2. Imre Bartos:

    We didnt expect that one event would contribute most of the heavy elements found in the early solar system.

  3. Scott Durkin:

    If you've got something that has the elements of the strong weather or... subject to heavy winds and waves breaking and beach erosion, you have to really think twice. You may want to get the inspection on the way in before you even negotiate, just so you know for yourself.

  4. Monique Schenk:

    Really, when this project’s done, hopefully this year … it’s going to be really spectacular, we’ve preserved and maintained a lot of the elements and those that were deteriorating, we’ve replicated.

  5. Jean Leonetti:

    The patient has to be at the end of their life and suffering despite the treatment given, when these elements are present, I (the doctor) am obliged to start sedation that is deep and continues until death.

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