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Es \Es\ n. the chemical symbol for einsteinium, a transuranic element with atomic number 99. The atomic weight of the longest-lived isotope, with a half-life of 276 days, is 254. The first isotope discovered, having atomic weight 253 and a half-life of 20 days, was recognized in 1952 in the debris from a hydrogen bomb test. As much as 3 micrograms of einsteinium were produced by a complex process involving long irradiation of plutonium isotopes in nuclear reactors. Its chemical properties are those of a trivalent actinide element.

Syn: einsteinium, atomic number 99.


Etymology 1 n. (alternative form of s lang=en nodot=1) (gloss: letter 's') Etymology 2

n. (plural of e English)


(German Esche) is a village and municipality ( obec) in Pelhřimov District in the Vysočina Region of the Czech Republic.

The municipality covers an area of , and has a population of 50 (as at 2007).

Eš lies approximately west of Pelhřimov, west of Jihlava, and south-east of Prague.

Es (Cyrillic)

Es (С с; italics: С с) is a letter of the Cyrillic script.

It commonly represents the voiceless alveolar fricative , like the pronunciation of in "sand".

Es (band)

Es is a recording project of Finnish musician Sami Sänpäkkilä. The project began around 1993 when Sänpäkkilä started experimenting with sound. Es' first album was released in 2000 on the K-RAA-K label. The project has been associated with a movement of psychedelic folk influenced Finnish artists which emerged in the mid-2000s.

ES (Eternal Sabbath)

is an eight-volume manga series by Fuyumi Soryo.

ES (Eternal Sabbath) is a gene developed by a group of scientists who sought immortality. The presence of the gene grants the carrier up to 200 years of life immune from all viruses. Though the scientists' original intention was to demonstrate the feasibility of eternal life, ES unexpectedly has the additional power of mind-control and memory-alteration.

A female neurology professor, Mine Kujo, meets a man by the name of Ryosuke Akiba and discovers that he is a genetically engineered human with the ES gene. Together, they pursue a more dangerous ES-carrier who had escaped from the research center.

Es (Theme of Es)

"Es (Theme of Es)" (officially written 【es】~Theme of es~) is the eighth single released by Mr. Children on May 10, 1995. It debuted at No. 1 on the Japanese Oricon weekly single charts.

Along with their next single " See-Saw Game (Yūkan na Koi no Uta)," "Es (Theme of Es)" was certified as a million-selling single of 1995 by the Recording Industry Association of Japan.

Usage examples of "es".

I have spoken of Esmer, who professes to be the son of Cail and the Dancers of the Sea, and whose dark puissance concerns and dismays even the ur-viles, despite their ancient loathing for the Land.

He would find Esen and the rest of Her kind, even though they could travel through space, hide in any form, or rip apart a starship as casually as he might peel a piece of fruit.

Esolesy Ki the Lishcyn but not the Esen of my core, warming the surrounding air slightly with the exothermic result, exulting in the expansion of sensation and relief of effort as my molecular self assumed its true configuration: the teardrop web-form of my kind.

The Web of Esen would protect what lived, not hoard the past to itself.

Timri had served on a Tly warship, part of the blockade on Inhaven attacked by the Esen Monster fifty years ago, ship after ship sent drifting into the dark, all life within consumed.

Sas was apparently the only living being, besides Kearn himself, to see this Esen Monster in person.

And the Esen Monster had been there with him, in her clever disguise as a harmless, concerned passenger.

Ag-413 was the location of the final recorded sighting of the Esen Monster, and its supposed destruction by the Kraal.

Paul and I sat side-by-side, backs against the wall, our feet resting on discarded Esen bits, panting companionably.

The Human had thoughtfully left an inconspicuous gap in the top fastener and carried this ensemble of Esen, clothing, and bag with irreproachable care.

At first, Timri had refuted any connection, having witnessed the destruction caused by the Esen Monster in space and convinced it had nothing in common with another old tale.

I was alone now, and had to deal with my current crisis as only Esen could.

I loosed my hold on this treacherous form, assimilating their mass into more of the true Esen, the real Esen.

Feneden have taken the search for the Esen Monster into their own hands.

On the other hand, if Human, the figure was half again taller than Esen as Bess.