Definition of 'elemental'
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There was something elemental about the climax. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There is something very elemental about feeling the earth. The Sun (2012)There is something elemental and reinforcing about a great family festival. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is hard nowadays to get away with something so elemental. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Her own work often walks a fine line between figurative art and something more elemental and emotional. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They are filled with the night and elemental forces. Times, Sunday Times (2012)England will unleash one of the most elemental forces in world football. Times, Sunday Times (2006)There was something epic, something elemental about it all. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The sheer, elemental power of that voice was staggering. Times, Sunday Times (2008)That's a concept of elemental simplicity as well. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Food is the most elemental form of collaboration between humans and the divine Creator. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Home advantage, once again, in its most elemental form. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But when you show your medals to an elemental, force of nature, the elemental force of nature tends to be unimpressed. Times, Sunday Times (2011)And they conceive that the moon, passing before these constellations, enables those particular elemental forces to work more strongly into plant life. Secrets of the Soil (1990)
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