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(chemistry) a series of 15 radioactive elements with increasing atomic numbers from actinium to lawrencium actinide series
any of a series of radioactive elements with atomic numbers 89 through 103 actinide , actinoid , actinon
United States choreographer noted for his use of African elements (born in 1931) Ailey , Alvin Ailey
once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles) air , earth , fire , water
terrorist organization formed in Pakistan in 2002 as a coalition of extremist Islamic militant groups including Lashkar-e-Taiba and Lashkar-e-Jhangvi and Jaish-e-Muhammad and elements of al-Qaeda Al Qanoon , Lashkar-e-Omar
consisting of American elements all-American
cast iron containing alloying elements (usually nickel or chromium or copper or molybdenum) to increase the strength or facilitate heat treatment alloy cast iron , alloy iron
steel who characteristics are determined by the addition of other elements in addition to carbon alloy steel
mixture containing two or more metallic elements or metallic and nonmetallic elements usually fused together or dissolving into each other when molten alloy , metal
word used to join two elements and
Czech composer who combined folk elements with traditional forms (1841-1904) Antonin Dvorak , Dvorak
any of the chemically inert gaseous elements of the helium group in the periodic table argonon , inert gas , noble gas
(anatomy) the point of connection between two bones or elements of a skeleton (especially if it allows motion) articulatio , articulation , joint
order of an element in Mendeleyev's table of the elements; equal to the number of protons in the nucleus or electrons in the neutral state of an atom of an element atomic number
(psychology) a theory that reduces all mental phenomena to simple elements (sensations and feelings) that form complex ideas by association atomism
sound elements of television audio
terrorist organization whose goal is to take over Japan and then the world; based on a religion founded in 1987 that combines elements of Buddhism with Christianity Aum , Aum Shinrikyo , Supreme Truth
harmonious arrangement or relation of parts or elements within a whole (as in a design) balance , proportion , proportionality
(plural) the most basic facts or elements bare bones
yellow-to-brown mineral that is a source of rare earth elements bastnaesite , bastnasite
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