Bedeutung von “element” im Essential American English Dictionary


noun us /ˈel·ə·mənt/

a part of something:

This book has all the elements of a good story.
an element of something

a small amount of something:

There’s an element of truth in what she says.

a simple substance that you cannot reduce to smaller chemical parts:

Iron is one of the elements of the Earth’s crust.

(Definition von “element” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)