Prima Facie Case

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Prima Facie Case: Latin for "at first view" or "at first appearance," a prima-facie case is a lawsuit that requires an employer to articulate a reason that sufficiently proves that any decision or action taken was made based on legitimate and nondiscriminatory factors.

Other Words for Case

Case Noun Synonyms: instance, example, event, occurrence, happening, occasion, circumstance, state, situation
Case Verb Synonyms: encase, box, crate, pack, package, containerize
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Primary Key

Technology / Computers / Primary Key: A set of one or more values in a database that uniquely identifies a record in a table. MORE

Primary Growth

Science / Biology / Primary Growth: Cells produced by an apical meristem. The growth a plant by the actions of apical meristems on the shoot and root apices in producing plant primary tisues. MORE

Primary Gain

Science / Psychiatry / Primary Gain: The relief from emotional conflict and the freedom from anxiety achieved by a defense mechanism. Contrast with secondary gain. MORE

Primary Lenders

Business / Real Estate / Primary Lenders: Originators of real estate loans including commercial banks, savings and loan associations and mutual savings banks. MORE

Primary Macronutrients

Science / Biology / Primary Macronutrients: Elements that plants require in relatively large quantities: nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium. MORE

Primary Mortgage Market

Business / Real Estate / Primary Mortgage Market: The mortgage market in which loans are originated and consisting of lenders such as commercial banks, savings and loan associations and mutual savings banks. MORE

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