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Main Entry: 1prime
Pronunciation: primarystressprimacrm
Function: noun
Etymology: Old English primacrm "a religious service for the first hour of the day," from Latin prima (hora) "first (hour)," from primus "first" --related to PREMIER, PRIMA DONNA, PRIMEVAL, PRINCE
1 : the first part : the earliest stage
2 : the most vigorous, prosperous, or satisfying stage or period <in the prime of one's life>
3 : the best individual or part
5 : the symbol ´

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