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1. elemental

adjective. ['ˌɛləˈmɛntəl, ˌɛləˈmɛnəl'] of or being the essential or basic part.

Synonyms

  • elementary
  • basic

Antonyms

  • last
  • inessential
  • secondary

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Words that Rhyme with Elemental

  • transcontinental
  • transcendental
  • environmental
  • developmental
  • instrumental
  • departmental
  • supplemental
  • monumental
  • incremental
  • fundamental
  • experimental
  • detrimental
  • continental
  • sentimental
  • occidental
  • accidental
  • judgmental
  • oriental
  • when'll
  • quennel
  • grenell
  • tennell
  • phenol
  • pennell
  • pennel
  • kennell
  • kennel
  • henle
  • haenel
  • gentle

How do you pronounce elemental?

Pronounce elemental as ˌɛləˈmɛnəl.

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Example sentences of the word elemental


1. Adjective
Each of these supplements contains a different amount of elemental iron used by the body.

2. Noun, singular or mass
* Ferrous fumarate supplements contain 33 percent elemental iron

Quotes containing the word elemental


1. Never can the innate power of a work be hidden or locked away. A work of art can be forgotten by time; it can be forbidden and rejected but the elemental will always prevail over the ephemeral.
- Stefan Zweig

2. How happy is the little stoneThat rambles in the road alone,And doesn't care about careers,And exigencies never fears;Whose coat of elemental brownA passing universe put on;And independent as the sun,Associates or glows alone,Fulfilling absolute decreeIn casual simplicity.
- Emily Dickinson

3. Yeah, well, food's one of the five exceptions to Gamp's Law of Elemental Transfigurations,"said Ron, to general astonishment.
- J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

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