(Latin: first principle, rudiment, primitive form)
2. The basic assumptions or principles of a subject.
3. A substance composed of atoms having an identical number of protons in each nucleus. Certain elements can't be reduced to simpler substances by normal chemical means.
4. One of four substances: earth, air, fire, or water; formerly regarded as a fundamental constituent of the universe.
5. The resistance wire in an electrical appliance; such as, a heater or an oven.
6. The forces that constitute the weather; especially, severe or inclement weather: Outdoors, the paint on Jim's house had been damaged by the elements.
7. An environment naturally suited to or associated with an individual: Henry is in his element when he is traveling.
The business world is Hazel's element.8. A distinct group within a larger community: There is an opposition element in the President's staff and cabinet.
9. Etymology: from Latin elementum, "first principle, rudiment, component, ingredient".
2. Relating to a simple but powerful or natural condition: Hunger is an elemental feeling that a person has.
3. A reference to the forces of nature: Primitive peoples have been known to worship elemental gods; such as, the sun or lightning and thunder.
2. Relating to the first steps or the beginning facts and principles of anything: Jim's little boy learned addition and subtraction in elementary arithmetic.
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Primary classes are the first grade levels of an elementary school.
Focusing on the distributions and compositions of all metalloproteins in proteome, and the characterization of their structures and functions, may be regarded as the overlap of metallomics and proteomics.
Elementomics includes research in:
- Quantification of elements of interest in biological systems.
- The distributions of researched elements in biological systems.
- The specific element-assisted functions of biosciences in medicine, environment science, food science, agriculture, toxicology, biochemistry, etc.