prime

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Definizione monolingua prime


prime


Verb

prime (third-person singular simple present primes, present participle priming, simple past and past participle primed)


  1. (transitive) To prepare a mechanism for its main work.
    Youll have to press this button twice to prime the fuel pump.
  2. (transitive) To apply a coat of primer paint to.
    I need to prime these handrails before we can apply the finish coat.
Noun

prime (plural primes)


  1. (Christianity, historical) One of the daily offices of prayer of the Western Church, associated with the early morning (typically 6 a.m.).
  2. (obsolete) The early morning.
    • 1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, I.vi:
      They all as glad, as birdes of ioyous Prime […].
  3. (now rare) The earliest stage of something.
  4. The most active, thriving, or successful stage or period.
    • 1965, Bob Dylan, Like a Rolling Stone
      Once upon a time you dressed so fine. You threw the bums a dime in your prime, didn’t you?
  5. The chief or best individual or part.
  6. (music) The first note or tone of a musical scale.
  7. (fencing) The first defensive position, with the sword hand held at head height, and the tip of the sword at head height.
  8. (algebra, number theory) A prime element of a mathematical structure, particularly a prime number.
    3 is a prime.
  9. (card games) A four-card hand containing one card of each suit in the game of primero; the opposite of a flush in poker.
  10. (backgammon) Six consecutive blocks, which prevent the opponents pieces from passing.
    Im threatening to build a prime here.
  11. The symbol: ?
Adjective

prime (not comparable)


  1. First in importance, degree, or rank.
    Our prime concern here is to keep the community safe.
  2. First in time, order, or sequence
    Both the English and French governments established prime meridians in their capitals.
  3. First in excellence, quality, or value.
    This is a prime location for a bookstore.
  4. (mathematics, lay) Having no integral factors except itself and unity (1 in the case of integers).
    Thirteen is a prime number.
  5. (mathematics, technical) Such that if it divides a product, it divides one of the multiplicands.
  6. (mathematics) Having its complement closed under multiplication: said only of ideals.


Definizione italiano>inglese prime

numero primo
  algebra: prime element of a mathematical structure
  A natural number which has exactly two natural number divisors, namely 1 and the prime number itself.
primo
  First in time, order, or sequence
  mathematics: having no factors except itself and unity
adescare
  to prepare a mechanism
caricare
  to prepare a mechanism
inizi
  earliest stage
iniziale
  First in time, order, or sequence
innescare
  to prepare a mechanism
ottimo
  first in excellence, quality, or value
preparare
  to prepare a mechanism
primario
  first in importance, degree, or rank
principale
  first in importance, degree, or rank
principio
  earliest stage
tonale
  music: first note or tone of a musical scale
W:Wikipedia:book sources
  first in importance, degree, or rank
allo
  most active, thriving, or successful stage or period
apice
  most active, thriving, or successful stage or period
dare
  to apply a coat of primer paint to
di
  first in excellence, quality, or value
fiore degli anni
  most active, thriving, or successful stage or period
nel
  most active, thriving, or successful stage or period
prima categoria
  first in excellence, quality, or value
prima qualità
  first in excellence, quality, or value
prima scelta
  first in excellence, quality, or value
su
  to apply a coat of primer paint to
una
  to apply a coat of primer paint to
vernice di fondo
  to apply a coat of primer paint to
all’apice
avviare
dare una vernice di fondo su
di prima categoria
di prima qualità
di prima scelta
fiore
fondamentale
inizio
nel fiore degli anni

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numero primo |primo |adescare |caricare |inizi |iniziale |innescare |ottimo |preparare |primario |principale |principio |tonale |W:Wikipedia:book sources |allo |apice |dare |di |fiore degli anni |nel |prima categoria |prima qualità |prima scelta |su |una |vernice di fondo |all’apice |avviare |dare una vernice di fondo su |di prima categoria |di prima qualità |di prima scelta |fiore |fondamentale |inizio |nel fiore degli anni |


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