Another word for primary


primary, primary feather, primary quill - one of the main flight feathers projecting along the outer edge of a bird's wing

primary, primary coil, primary winding - coil forming the part of an electrical circuit such that changing current in it induces a current in a neighboring circuit

Example:- current through the primary coil induces current in the secondary coil

primary, primary election - a preliminary election where delegates or nominees are chosen

primary - (astronomy) a celestial body (especially a star) relative to other objects in orbit around it


primary - of first rank or importance or value; direct and immediate rather than secondary

Example:- primary goals

basal, primary - of primary importance

elemental, elementary, primary - of or being the essential or basic part

Example:- an elementary need for love and nurturing

primary - not derived from or reducible to something else; basic

Example:- a primary instinct

chief, main, master, primary, principal - most important element

Example:- the chief aim of living

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Source : WordNet