Gross Primary Productivity

Science / Marine Biology / Gross Primary Productivity: The total primary production, not counting the loss in respiration

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Gross Verb Synonyms: total, aggregate, entire, pre-tax, (all-)inclusive, overall, whole
Gross Adjective Synonyms: coarse, vulgar, crude, unsophisticated, uncultured, uncultivated, earthy, crass, indelicate, indecent, inappropriate, unseemly, improper, unrefined, bawdy, ribald, Rabelaisian, raw, rude, offensive, obscene, lewd, dirty, smutty, pornographic, filthy
Gross Noun Synonyms: fat, obese, corpulent, overweight, big, large, bulky, great, heavy, ponderous, massive, cumbersome, unwieldy
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Other Words for Primary

Primary Adverb Synonyms: first, prime, principal, chief, main, leading, pre-eminent, cardinal, fundamental, basic, essential, predominant, elementary, elemental, underlying
Primary Adjective Synonyms: firsthand, direct, immediate
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Primary Directions

Science / Astrology / Primary Directions: Originally, a mathematically complicated system of progressing a horoscope based upon the diurnal rotation of the Earth. The term is now loosely applied to any method of advancing house cusps, but usu MORE

Primary Delusion

Science / Psychiatry / Primary Delusion: delusion arriving fully formed without any discernable connection with previous events MORE

Primary Dealer

Business / Finance / Primary Dealer: Usually refers to the select list of securities firms that are authorized to deal in new issues of government bonds. MORE

Primary Control Tide Station

Science / Tides and Currents / Primary Control Tide Station: A tide station at which continuous observations have been made over a minimum of 19 years. Its purpose is to provide data for computing accepted values of the harmonic and non-harmonic constants essen MORE

Primary Distribution

Business / Finance / Primary Distribution: Sale of a new issue of stock or bonds, as distinguished from a secondary distribution. MORE

Primary Drive

Technology / Motorcycle / Primary Drive: The system of transferring power from the motorcycle engine to the gearbox. Usually achieved by chain or gear. MORE

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