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primary (n):
a preliminary election where delegates or nominees are chosen
primary (n):
one of the main flight feathers projecting along the outer edge of a bird's wing
primary (n):
coil forming the part of an electrical circuit such that changing current in it induces a current in a neighboring circuit
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current through the primary coil induces current in the secondary coil
primary (n):
(astronomy) a celestial body (especially a star) relative to other objects in orbit around it
primary (s):
not derived from or reducible to something else; basic
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a primary instinct
primary (s):
of primary importance
Related Word: basal
primary (s):
most important element
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the chief aim of living.
the main doors were of solid glass.
the principal rivers of America.
the principal example.
policemen were primary targets.
the master bedroom.
a master switch
primary (a):
of first rank or importance or value; direct and immediate rather than secondary
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primary goals.
a primary effect.
primary sources.
a primary interest
primary (s):
of or being the essential or basic part
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an elementary need for love and nurturing
Related Word: elementary
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He teaches ill, who teaches all


it means that a teacher who teaches students everything, does not teach well. A good teacher allows students to discover some things for themselves.


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