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  Words related to prime

Related / Similar Words: prime quantity, prime of life, flower, peak, heyday, bloom, blossom, efflorescence, flush, ground, undercoat

 

Definition:
  • a number that has no factor but itself and 1;
  • the time of maturity when power and vigor are greatest;
  • the second canonical hour; about 6 a.m.;
  • the period of greatest prosperity or productivity;
  • insert a primer into (a gun, mine, charge, etc.) preparatory to detonation or firing; "prime a cannon"; "prime a mine";
  • fill with priming liquid; "prime a car engine";
  • cover with a primer; apply a primer to;
  • at the best stage; "our manhood''s prime vigor"- Robert Browning;
  • of or relating to or being an integer that cannot be factored into other integers; "prime number";

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    Hyponyms: prime number, golden age

     

    Pertainyms: prime number

     

    Derivational Morphology: blossom, blossom out, blossom forth, unfold, fuse, fuze, fusee, fuzee, primer, priming, undercoat, underseal, flat coat, ground, primer coat, priming coat

     

    Language Translations:
    Danish: primtal   Dutch: priem  
    Finnish: jaoton   French: premier  
    Hungarian: prím   Italian: primo  
    Polish: pierwsza   Portuguese: primo  
    Russian: простой   Slovene: praštevilo  
    Swedish: prim  
     
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