Meaning of ELEMENTARY in English


adj pertaining to one of the four elements, air, water, earth, fire.

2. elementary ·adj having only one principle or constituent part; consisting of a single element; simple; uncompounded; as, an elementary substance.

3. elementary ·adj pertaining to, or treating of, the elements, rudiments, or first principles of anything; initial; rudimental; introductory; as, an elementary treatise.

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