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Difference between elements and compounds?
November 01, 2011 12:22PM
meaning of compound : combinations of two or more elements
Compound (enclosure), a cluster of buildings having a shared purpose, usually inside a fence or wall
Compound (fortification), a version of the above fortified with defensive structures
Compound bow, a type of bow for archery
Compound (linguistics), a word that consists of more than one radical element
Compound (migrant labour), a hostel for migrant workers such as those
historically connected with mines in South Africa
Compound (music), an attribute of an interval or time signature
Compounding, the mixing of drugs in pharmacy
Polyhedral compound, a polyhedron composed of multiple polyhedra sharing the same centre
1. elements The basic assumptions or principles of a subject.
Chemical element, a building block in chemistry
Electrical element, an abstract part of a circuit
Heating element, a device that generates heat by electrical resistance
Weather, sometimes referred to as "the elements"