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Synonyms for element

weather conditions


  • weather conditions
  • climate
  • the weather
  • wind and rain
  • atmospheric conditions
  • powers of nature
  • atmospheric forces

be in your element


  • be in a situation you enjoy
  • be in your natural environment
  • be in familiar surroundings

Synonyms for element

a fundamental irreducible constituent of a whole

one of the individual entities contributing to a whole

an individually considered portion of a whole

Synonyms for element

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

the most favorable environment for a plant or animal

one of four substances thought in ancient and medieval cosmology to constitute the physical universe

the situation in which you are happiest and most effective

a straight line that generates a cylinder or cone

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When we agree to bring a new director to the table or to be held mutually accountable for our actions and decisions, we reflexively scan for the five elements that put us in "safe company.
The Five-Element style was first brought to the West by Professor JR Worsley from his teachers Ono and Hsui in the late 1950s, after which he set up the first college dedicated to constitutional Five Element acupuncture in Leamington Spa UK (1).
The child's pair has five elements, while Jim's pair has seven.
20), as amended, including the five elements of quality control that apply to accounting and auditing practices.
Identify the five elements you most want your audience to get to grips with.
For the write-in description, five elements were required for it to be considered a "flow" experience: (a) it stood out as a special musical experience, (b) it involved total absorption while playing, (c) the goals were clear, (d) there was confidence in task accomplishment and (e) attention was focused on playing the music and not on task-irrelevant thoughts.
There are five elements, instead of the four elements of Western Astrology.
The possibilities of various mediums from combinations of the five elements could range from woodcuts, stone sculptures, clay, and works on paper to oil painting consisting of powdered pigments mixed with vegetable oils and applied to cotton canvas and so on.
All five elements of feng shui, which nurture supportive energy, are represented.
Lynch identified five elements that all people use for orientation and wayfinding.
Instead, they argue, companies should aim for dominance in one of five elements of a transaction (price, product, service, access, experience), differentiating value in a second element, and being at an industry par on the other three.
2] By using these five elements as a guide, managers can increase the chances of a successful case outcome.