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1. electron

noun. ['ˌɪˈlɛktrɑːn'] an elementary particle with negative charge.

Synonyms

  • negatron
  • delta ray
  • photoelectron
  • lepton
  • valence electron

Etymology

  • electrum (Latin)
  • ἤλεκτρον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • ἠλέκτωρ (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Example sentences of the word electron-shell


1. Noun Phrase
Hydrogen has one electron in its electron shell, needing one additional electron to fill that shell.

2. Noun Phrase
The halogens all have seven electrons in their outer electron shells.

3. Noun Phrase
These electron shells all need eight electrons for completion, so the halogens are also missing a single electron.

4. Noun Phrase
This is the inner electron shell of the element, which can hold only two electrons.

2. shell

noun. ['ˈʃɛl'] ammunition consisting of a cylindrical metal casing containing an explosive charge and a projectile; fired from a large gun.

Synonyms

  • ammunition
  • tank shell
  • whizbang
  • shrapnel
  • shotgun shell
  • ammo
  • artillery shell
  • whizbang shell

Antonyms

  • wife
  • husband
  • inflexibility
  • refresh

Etymology

  • schelle (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. shell

noun. ['ˈʃɛl'] the material that forms the hard outer covering of many animals.

Synonyms

  • cuticle
  • carapace
  • nacre
  • shield
  • mother-of-pearl

Antonyms

  • good
  • goodness
  • unfreeze
  • unblock

Etymology

  • schelle (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. shell

noun. ['ˈʃɛl'] hard outer covering or case of certain organisms such as arthropods and turtles.

Synonyms

  • mollusc
  • cuticula
  • cuticle
  • carapace
  • shellfish
  • mollusk
  • turtle
  • shield
  • arthropod

Antonyms

  • praise
  • square shooter
  • undercharge
  • louden

Etymology

  • schelle (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. shell

verb. ['ˈʃɛl'] use explosives on.

Synonyms

  • bombard
  • blast
  • crump

Antonyms

  • fixed-width font
  • proportional font
  • uncrate
  • unbox

Etymology

  • schelle (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. shell

verb. ['ˈʃɛl'] create by using explosives.

Synonyms

  • blast
  • create

Antonyms

  • saddle
  • charge
  • lodge

Etymology

  • schelle (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. shell

verb. ['ˈʃɛl'] hit the pitches of hard and regularly.

Antonyms

  • juvenile

Etymology

  • schelle (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. shell

verb. ['ˈʃɛl'] fall out of the pod or husk.

Antonyms

  • dock

Etymology

  • schelle (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. shell

noun. ['ˈʃɛl'] a metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners).

Synonyms

  • scale
  • shell plating
  • plate armour
  • shoe
  • plate
  • horseshoe
  • armor plating
  • shield
  • armor plate
  • armour plate

Antonyms

  • success
  • beginning
  • victory
  • unscrew

Etymology

  • schelle (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. shell

noun. ['ˈʃɛl'] a rigid covering that envelops an object.

Synonyms

  • covering
  • natural covering

Antonyms

  • fail
  • fall back
  • defeat

Etymology

  • schelle (Middle English (1100-1500))
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