What do you get when mixing

Aluminium, Neon, Nitrogen, Sulfur, Titanium, Vanadium,

and two math ingredients

$\lim_{n\to\infty}(1+\dfrac{1}{n})^n $ and (degree,?,seconds)


don't ask why.

This mix exists only today! Find the mix.


The mix is

VALENTINE'S, which is today!

The chemical elements and mathematical clues

all resolve to single letters/symbols or bigrams: AL, NE, N, S, TI, V for the elements; E and ' (as in minute) for the math.

Then, we “mix” these ingredients by

anagramming them to form a word or phrase that would make thematic sense. Of all the possible anagrams, VALENTINE'S is most appropriate here.

  • $\begingroup$ Note: I came up with this independently from @WeatherVane’s answer, but go upvote them as well! $\endgroup$
    – HTM
    Feb 14 '20 at 18:36
  • $\begingroup$ @WeatherVane We do have different interpretations of the second mathematical element though, so it’s up to the OP to decide which one of us got it right :) $\endgroup$
    – HTM
    Feb 14 '20 at 18:38
  • $\begingroup$ I could say there might be a better answer yet: things can always be better.... but don't dare to say that today. $\endgroup$ Feb 14 '20 at 18:39
  • $\begingroup$ Yeah, your interpretation of the second math symbol is correct, unfortunately the rework of my post did not highlight "and don't ask why", which is part of the question. I consider your answer as correct, I'm sure it is easy to complete and just cosmetic.I give credit to both of you. $\endgroup$
    – ThomasL
    Feb 14 '20 at 18:43
  • $\begingroup$ I can see now where you get the rot13(ncbfgebcur) but I can't really see the relevance of the math expression (although I know what its value is). $\endgroup$ Feb 14 '20 at 18:44

My answer is

Valentines X

The chemical symbols:
Al Aluminium
Ne Neon
N Nitrogen
S Sulfur
Ti Titanium
V Vanadium

and the mathematical symbols $e$ and $x$

make an anagram of alnenstivex

The mathematical expression has the value $1$ and the missing word is minute
so perhaps that part means

for one minute ?
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