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prime

adjective [always before noun]
 
 
/praɪm/
MAIN main, or most important: the prime suspect in a murder investigationBeing important and having importance
BEST of the best quality: The hotel is in a prime location in the city centre.Extremely good
a prime example a very good example of somethingImportanceUseful or advantageousSamples and examples
(Definition of prime adjective from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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