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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. prime: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  2. prime, Prime: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  3. prime: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  4. prime: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  5. prime: The Phrontistery - A Dictionary of Obscure Words [home, info]
  6. prime: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Prime: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  8. PRIME: Dictionary of Americanisms (1848) [home, info]
  9. prime: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  10. prime (f), prime: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  11. prime: Rhymezone [home, info]
  12. prime: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  13. Prime: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Prime, Prime (symbol), Prime (surname), Prime (order theory), Prime (liturgy), Prime (graffiti artist), Prime (film), Prime (disambiguation), Prime (comics), Prime (New Zealand TV channel), Prime (New Zealand), Prime (Moldovan TV channel), PRIME, PRIME (PLC): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  15. prime: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  16. prime: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. prime, Prime: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. prime (v.), prime (n.), prime (adj.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  19. prime: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  20. prime: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  21. prime: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  22. prime: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  23. prime, Prime: Wiktionary [home, info]
  24. prime: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  25. prime, Prime: Wordnik [home, info]
  26. prime, prime, prime: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  27. prime: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  28. prime: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  29. prime: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  30. prime, prime: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  31. prime: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Prime: Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary [home, info]
  2. PRIME: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. prime: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  2. prime: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  3. Prime: Investopedia [home, info]
  4. PRIME: Bloomberg Financial Glossary [home, info]
  5. prime: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  6. prime: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  7. Prime: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. prime: Encyclopedia [home, info]
  2. prime: Hacking Lexicon [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. prime: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. prime: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. prime: Idioms [home, info]
  2. PRIME: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  3. PRIME: Acronym Finder [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Prime: Catholic Encyclopedia [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. PRIME: A Dictionary of Quaternary Acronyms and Abbreviations [home, info]
  2. prime: Prime [home, info]
  3. prime, prime, prime: PlanetMath Encyclopedia [home, info]
  4. prime: MATH SPOKEN HERE! [home, info]
  5. Prime: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]
  6. Prime: A Glossary of Mathematical Terms [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Prime: Sports Definitions [home, info]
  2. prime: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
  3. Prime: Backgammon [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Prime: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (prime)

noun:  a number that has no factor but itself and 1
noun:  the time of maturity when power and vigor are greatest
noun:  the second canonical hour; about 6 a.m.
noun:  the period of greatest prosperity or productivity
verb:  insert a primer into (a gun, mine, charge, etc.) preparatory to detonation or firing ("Prime a cannon")
verb:  fill with priming liquid ("Prime a car engine")
verb:  cover with a primer; apply a primer to
adjective:  at the best stage ("Our manhood's prime vigor- Robert Browning")
adjective:  of or relating to or being an integer that cannot be factored into other integers ("Prime number")
name:  A surname (common: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #11799)

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