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Definition of Element

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Voltaic Vol*ta"ic, a. [Cf. F. volta["i]que, It. voltaico.] 1. Of or pertaining to Alessandro Volta, who first devised apparatus for developing electric currents by chemical action, and established this branch of electric science; discovered by Volta; as, voltaic electricity. 2. Of or pertaining to voltaism, or voltaic electricity; as, voltaic induction; the voltaic arc. Note: See the Note under Galvanism. Voltaic arc, a luminous arc, of intense brilliancy, formed between carbon points as electrodes by the passage of a powerful voltaic current. Voltaic battery, an apparatus variously constructed, consisting of a series of plates or pieces of dissimilar metals, as copper and zinc, arranged in pairs, and subjected to the action of a saline or acid solution, by which a current of electricity is generated whenever the two poles, or ends of the series, are connected by a conductor; a galvanic battery. See Battery, 4. (b), and Note. Voltaic circuit. See under Circuit. Voltaic couple or element, a single pair of the connected plates of a battery. Voltaic electricity. See the Note under Electricity. Voltaic pile, a kind of voltaic battery consisting of alternate disks of dissimilar metals, separated by moistened cloth or paper. See 5th Pile. Voltaic protection of metals, the protection of a metal exposed to the corrosive action of sea water, saline or acid liquids, or the like, by associating it with a metal which is positive to it, as when iron is galvanized, or coated with zinc.
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Element El"e*ment ([e^]l"[-e]*m[e^]nt), v. t. 1. To compound of elements or first principles. [Obs.] ``[Love] being elemented too.' --Donne. 2. To constitute; to make up with elements. His very soul was elemented of nothing but sadness. --Walton.

Meaning of Element from wikipedia

- Look up Element, element, or elements in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Element or elements may refer to: Chemical element, a pure substance of one type...
- A chemical element is a species of atoms that have a given number of protons in their nuclei, including the pure substance consisting only of that species...
- element, mercury is the only metallic element that is known to be liquid at standard conditions for temperature and pressure; the only other element that...
- in order theory, the greatest element of a subset S {\displaystyle S} of a partially ordered set (poset) is an element of S {\displaystyle S} that is...
- Fifth Element may refer to: Aether (classical element), the mythical fifth classical element, also known as quintessence Boron, the (modern) element with...
- The Fifth Element is a 1997 English-language French science fiction action film conceived and directed by Luc Besson, as well as co-written by Besson...
- An HTML element is a type of HTML (HyperText Markup Language) do****ent component, one of several types of HTML nodes (there are also text nodes, comment...
- A synthetic element is one of 24 known chemical elements that do not occur naturally on Earth: they have been created by human mani****tion of fundamental...
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- sometimes referred, in local languages, to "air" as "wind" and the fifth element as "void". These different cultures and even individual philosophers had...