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English definition of “primal”


adjective [before noun]     /ˈpraɪ.məl/
relating to the time when human life on Earth began: The universe evolved from a densely packed primal inferno.Prehistory formal basic and connected with an early stage of development: a primal urge to connect with nature primal fearsCrude and basic
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