"primacy" Definition

  1. a. The state or condition of being prime or first, as in time, place, rank, etc., hence, excellency; supremacy.
  2. a. The office, rank, or character of a primate; the chief ecclesiastical station or dignity in a national church; the office or dignity of an archbishop; as, the primacy of England.

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Position in dictionary: 77985 of 111710 words.
Word Type: a., a.,
Words that start with "primacy": 1
Words that end with "primacy": 1
Words that contain "primacy": 1
Next words in dictionary: primage, primal, primality, primaries, primarily, primariness, primary, primate, primates, primateship
Previous words in dictionary: prima facie, prima donnas, prima donna, prim, prillion, prill, prigidity, prighte, priggism, priggish

English Dictionary Definition of primacy

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