Primary Production

Science / Marine Biology / Primary Production: The production of living matter by photosynthesizing organisms or by chemosynthesizing organisms. Usually expressed as grams of carbon per square meter per year

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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Other Words for Production

Production Noun Synonyms: producing, manufacture, manufacturing, making, fabrication, preparation, origination, creation, output, putting out, development, formation, forming, forging, shaping, moulding, casting, assembly, building, construction
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Gross Primary Productivity

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

Net Primary Productivity

Science / Marine Biology / Net Primary Productivity: Total primary production, minus the amount consumed in respiration MORE

Primary Recovery

Science / Geology / Primary Recovery: Any crude oil or natural gas that is recovered from a well as a result of the natural pressure within the reservoir. MORE

Primary Radar

Technology / Radar / Primary Radar: Primary radar systems receive reflections of their own transmitted signals as returned signals from the target. MORE

Primary Production

Science / Marine Biology / Primary Production: The production of living matter by photosynthesizing organisms or by chemosynthesizing organisms. Usually expressed as grams of carbon per square meter per year MORE

Primary Seismic Waves

Science / Geology / Primary Seismic Waves: The fastest set of earthquake vibrations - also known as P-waves. They move through the Earth in compression and expansion motions (much like sound waves move through air). Called primary because they MORE

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