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Elementary Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • easy and not involved or complicated; "an elementary problem in statistics"; "elementary, my dear Watson"; "a simple game"; "found an uncomplicated solution to the problem"
  • of or being the essential or basic part; "an elementary need for love and nurturing"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Elementary'


  • ELEMENTARY: In computational complexity theory, the complexity class ELEMENTARY of elementary recursive functions is the union of the classes in the exponential hierarchy
  • Elementary: Elementary may refer to: Elementary particle, in particle physics Elementary charge, e, of a single electron Elementary arithmetic Elementary algebra
  • Santa Ana Unified School District elementary schools: District elementary schools. Adams Elementary School is named after John Adams, the second President of the United States. Adams Elementary School Webpage

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'Elementary' example sentence in quotations


* The elementary school must assume as its sublime and most solemn responsibility the task of teaching every child in it to read. Any school that does not accomplish this has failed. - William John Bennett


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Elementary Sample Sentences in News


  • Playgrounds may be included when Loudoun builds future elementary schools
    Loudoun County officials agree to consider publicly funded school playgrounds. Read more on this news related to 'Elementary'
  • Tonight on ‘Elementary’ season 3, episode 8, a murder hits close to home
    An officer is killed in the line of duty on tonight’s all new Elementary season 3, episode 9. But could Holmes have prevented the crime? A murder hits close to home when a young officer on highway patrol is ambushed resulting in his death. Sherlock, Watson, and Kitty will work closely with the NYPD on […] The post Tonight on ‘Elementary’ season 3, episode Read more on this news related to 'Elementary'
  • Elementary volleyball season wraps up
    Gibsons Elementary won the 'A' flight at the girls elementary school volleyball championships. - Photo courtesy SD46 Read more on this news related to 'Elementary'

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