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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “element”

element

noun [C] (EARTH, AIR, ETC.)
地球,空气等
 
 
/ˈel.ɪ.mənt/ old use
earth, air, fire and water from which people believed everything else was made
四大元素(旧时人们认为构成一切事物的土、风、火、水)
Chemical elementsParticular theories and concepts in physics
(Definition of element noun (EARTH, AIR, ETC.) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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