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Spanish translation of “element”

element

noun /ˈeləmənt/
an essential part of anything
elemento
Sound teaching of mathematics is one of the elements of a good education.
(chemistry) a substance that cannot be split by chemical means into simpler substances
elemento
Hydrogen, chlorine, iron, and uranium are elements.
surroundings necessary for life
medio
Water is a fish’s natural element.
a slight amount
parte, algo
There is an element of doubt in my mind.
the heating part in an electric kettle etc.
resistencia
elementary /-ˈmen-/ adjective very simple; not advanced
elemental, básico
elementary mathematics.
elements noun plural the first things to be learned in any subject
rudimentos
the elements of musical theory.
the forces of nature, as wind and rain
elementos
The hut provided protection from the elements.
in one’s element in the surroundings that are most natural or pleasing to one
estar en su elemento, estar muy a gusto
The actor is clearly in his element paying this role.
(Definition of element from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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