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element

noun
 
/ˈel·ɪ·mənt/
a part of something
elemento
This book has all the elements of a good story.
an element of something a small amount of something
un po’ di qualcosa
There’s an element of truth in what she says.
a simple substance that you cannot reduce to smaller chemical parts
elemento
Iron is a common element.
be in your element to be happy because you are doing what you like doing and what you are good at
essere nel proprio elemento
I’m in my element at a children’s party.
(Definition of element from the Cambridge English-Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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