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adjective. ['ˈpraɪˌmɛri'] of first rank or importance or value; direct and immediate rather than secondary.
Rhymes with Primary
How do you pronounce primary?
Pronounce primary as ˈpraɪˌmɛri.
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Sentences with primary
This is the primary cause of odor or smell coming from the mouth even without tongue piercings.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Consider using a living trust as the primary or contingent beneficiary of retirement accounts.
Quotes about primary
1. What makes photography a strange invention is that its primary raw materials are light and time.
- John Berger
2. Creativity is the key to success in the future, and primary education is where teachers can bring creativity in children at that level.
- A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
3. The primary source of the appeal of Christianity was Jesus - His incarnation, His life, His crucifixion, and His resurrection.
- Kenneth Scott Latourette
adjective. ['ˈpraɪˌmɛri'] not derived from or reducible to something else; basic.
adjective. ['ˈpraɪˌmɛri'] most important element.
- of import
noun. ['ˈpraɪˌmɛri'] a preliminary election where delegates or nominees are chosen.
- primary election
- direct primary
noun. ['ˈpraɪˌmɛri'] one of the main flight feathers projecting along the outer edge of a bird's wing.
- primary feather
- primary quill
- quill feather
- flight feather
adjective. ['ˈpraɪˌmɛri'] of primary importance.
noun. ['ˈpraɪˌmɛri'] (astronomy) a celestial body (especially a star) relative to other objects in orbit around it.
- celestial body
adjective. ['ˈpraɪˌmɛri'] of or being the essential or basic part.
noun. ['ˈpraɪˌmɛri'] coil forming the part of an electrical circuit such that changing current in it induces a current in a neighboring circuit.
- primary coil
- primary winding