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Main Entry: 3prime
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): primed; prim·ing
1 : to get ready for firing by putting in priming <prime a rifle>
2 : to put a first color or coating on (an unpainted surface)
3 : to put into working order by filling <prime a pump>
4 : to tell what to say beforehand <they had you all primed to tell me that>

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