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Symbol, Chemistry.
einsteinium.
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Other definitions for Es (2 of 5)

-es1

a plural suffix occurring in loanwords from Greek: Hyades.

Origin of -es

1
From the Greek suffix -es

Other definitions for Es (3 of 5)

-es2

variant of -s2 in verbs ending in s, z, ch, sh, or post-consonantal y: passes; buzzes; pitches; dashes; studies.

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-es3

variant of -s3 in nouns ending in s, z, ch, sh, or post-consonantal y, and in nouns ending in f with v in the plural: losses; fuzzes; riches; ashes; babies; sheaves.

Other definitions for Es (5 of 5)

E.S.

abbreviation
Education Specialist.
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British Dictionary definitions for Es (1 of 4)

es

the internet domain name for
Spain

British Dictionary definitions for Es (2 of 4)

Es

the chemical symbol for
einsteinium

British Dictionary definitions for Es (3 of 4)

ES

abbreviation for
El Salvador (international car registration)

British Dictionary definitions for Es (4 of 4)

-es

suffix
for nouns ending in ch, s, sh, z, postconsonantal y, for some nouns ending in a vowel, and nouns in f with v in the plural, a variant of -s 1 ashes; heroes; calves
for verbs ending in ch, s, sh, z, postconsonantal y, or a vowel, a variant of -s 1 preaches; steadies; echoes
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Scientific definitions for Es

Es

The symbol for einsteinium.
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