English - English Dictionary

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primarya preliminary election where delegates or nominees are chosen
primary electiona preliminary election where delegates or nominees are chosen
direct primarya primary where voters directly select the candidates who will run for office
closed primarya primary in which only registered members of a particular political party can vote; "closed primaries strengthen party unity"
open primarya primary in which any registered voter can vote (but must vote for candidates of only one party)
primary carethe medical care received on first contact with the medical system (before being referred elsewhere)
primary censorshiparmed forces censorship performed by personnel of a military unit on the personal communications of persons assigned to that unit
primary health carehealth care that is provided by a health care professional in the first contact of a patient with the health care system
primaryone of the main flight feathers projecting along the outer edge of a bird''s wing
primary featherone of the main flight feathers projecting along the outer edge of a bird''s wing
primary quillone of the main flight feathers projecting along the outer edge of a bird''s wing
primary coilcoil forming the part of an electrical circuit such that changing current in it induces a current in a neighboring circuit; "current through the primary coil induces current in the secondary coil"
primary windingcoil forming the part of an electrical circuit such that changing current in it induces a current in a neighboring circuit; "current through the primary coil induces current in the secondary coil"
primarycoil forming the part of an electrical circuit such that changing current in it induces a current in a neighboring circuit; "current through the primary coil induces current in the secondary coil"
primary cellan electric cell that generates an electromotive force by an irreversible conversion of chemical to electrical energy; cannot be recharged
primary sex characteristicthe genetically determined sex characteristics bound up with reproduction (genitals and organs of reproduction)
primary sex characterthe genetically determined sex characteristics bound up with reproduction (genitals and organs of reproduction)
primary dentitiondentition of deciduous teeth
primary toothone of the first temporary teeth of a young mammal (one of 20 in children)
primary schoola school for young children; usually the first 6 or 8 grades
primary care physicianthe physician who provides primary care; "the primary care physician acts as a gatekeeper to the medical system"
primary syphilisthe first stage; characterized by a chancre at the site of infection
primary atypical pneumoniaan acute respiratory disease marked by high fever and coughing; caused by mycoplasma; primarily affecting children and young adults
primary amenorrheadelay of menarche beyond age 18
primary dysmenorrheapainful menstruation that is intrinsic to menstruation and not the result of a disease