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  • An Elite area? Non-instanced subzones with many elite mobs.
  • An Elite creature? A tougher type of creature than normal.
  • An Elite item? A special type of item introduced in World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria Mists of Pandaria along with Heroic Elite items.
  • An old term for quests that were supposed to not be easily soloable, but now generally called a "Group" type of quest.