1. prima facie as it seems at first sight
  2. primary care the medical care received on first contact with the medical system (before being referred elsewhere)
  3. primrose any of numerous short-stemmed plants of the genus Primula having tufted basal leaves and showy flowers clustered in umbels or heads
  4. primary feather one of the main flight feathers projecting along the outer edge of a bird's wing
  5. primary source a firsthand document that provides information
  6. pyromorphite a mineral consisting of lead chloride and phosphate
  7. primary tooth one of the first temporary teeth of a young mammal
  8. primary cell an electric cell that generates an electromotive force by an irreversible conversion of chemical to electrical energy; cannot be recharged
  9. primary quill one of the main flight feathers projecting along the outer edge of a bird's wing
  10. primary of first rank or importance or value
  11. primary coil coil forming the part of an electrical circuit such that changing current in it induces a current in a neighboring circuit
  12. primordial having existed from the beginning
  13. Bremerhaven a port city in northwestern Germany at the mouth of the Weser River on the North Sea; has a deep natural harbor and is an important shipping center
  14. polymorphous having or occurring in several distinct forms
  15. primitive characteristic of an earlier ancestral type
  16. prophase the first stage of meiosis
  17. primary school a school for young children; usually the first 6 or 8 grades
  18. primer coat the first or preliminary coat of paint or size applied to a surface
  19. primarily for the most part
  20. primary color any of three colors from which all others can be obtained by mixing