Prime Meridian

Science / Tides and Currents / Prime Meridian: The meridian of longitude which passes through the original site of the Royal Observatory in Greenwich, England and used as the origin of longitude. Also known as the Greenwich Meridian.

Primer

Business / Construction / Primer: The first, base coat of paint when a paint job consists of two or more coats. A first coating formulated to seal raw surfaces and holding succeeding finish coats. MORE

Prime Vertical

Science / Astrology / Prime Vertical: The great circle that rises vertically from the east point of the horizon and passes through Earth's zenith and nadir. MORE

Prime Rate Fund

Business / Finance / Prime Rate Fund: A mutual fund that buys portions of corporate loans from banks and pays the interest to shareholders. MORE

acupuncture meridians

Health / Tai Chi / acupuncture meridians: Channels of energy circulating through the body, many of which are connecting to the functioning of organ systems. MORE

Principal Meridian

Business / Real Estate / Principal Meridian: The main imaginary line running north and south and crossing a base line at a definite point, used by surveyors for reference in location and describing land under the rectangular (government) survey MORE

Qigong Meridian Therapy

Health / Massage / Qigong Meridian Therapy: Qigong Meridian Therapy (QMT) is a natural healing system. It is derived from traditional Chinese medicine, which originated several thousand years ago. QMT is based and focused on the concept of qi. MORE

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