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Synonyms for elements

Noun

1. elements, weather, weather condition, conditions, atmospheric condition
usage: violent or severe weather (viewed as caused by the action of the four elements); "they felt the full fury of the elements"

Noun

1. elements, weather, weather condition, conditions, atmospheric condition
usage: an abstract part of something; "jealousy was a component of his character"; "two constituents of a musical composition are melody and harmony"; "the grammatical elements of a sentence"; "a key factor in her success"; "humor: an effective ingredient of a speech"
2. component, constituent, element, factor, ingredient, part, section, division
usage: an artifact that is one of the individual parts of which a composite entity is made up; especially a part that can be separated from or attached to a system; "spare components for cars"; "a component or constituent element of a system"
3. component, constituent, element, part, portion
usage: any of the more than 100 known substances (of which 92 occur naturally) that cannot be separated into simpler substances and that singly or in combination constitute all matter
4. chemical element, element, substance
usage: the most favorable environment for a plant or animal; "water is the element of fishes"
5. element, environment, environs, surroundings, surround
usage: one of four substances thought in ancient and medieval cosmology to constitute the physical universe; "the alchemists believed that there were four elements"
6. element, substance
usage: the situation in which you are happiest and most effective; "in your element"
7. element, situation, state of affairs
usage: a straight line that generates a cylinder or cone
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