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Definition of Primate

Primate
Primate Pri"mate, n. [OE. primat, F. primat, L. primas, -atis one of the first, chief, fr. primus the first. See Prime, a.] 1. The chief ecclesiastic in a national church; one who presides over other bishops in a province; an archbishop. 2. (Zo["o]l.) One of the Primates.

Meaning of Primate from wikipedia

- A primate (/ˈpraɪmeɪt/ (listen) PRY-mayt) (from Latin primat-, from primus 'prime, first rank') is a eutherian mammal constituting the taxonomic order...
- A primate city (Latin: 'prime', 'first rank') is a neologism used to refer to the largest city in its country, province, state, or region, disproportionately...
- Primate (/ˈpraɪmət/) is a title or rank bestowed on some important archbishops in certain Christian churches. Depending on the particular tradition, it...
- A primate is any member of the biological order of Primates, including monkeys, apes, and humans. Primate may also refer to: Persons Primate (bishop),...
- The evolutionary history of the primates can be traced back 57-85/90 million years. One of the oldest known primate-like mammal species, Plesiadapis,...
- Primate sociality is an area of primatology that aims to study the interactions between three main elements of a primate social network: the social organisation...
- The simians, anthropoids or higher primates are an infraorder (Simiiformes /ˈsɪmi.ɪfɔːrmiːz/) of primates containing the parvorders Platyrrhini and Catarrhini...
- Primate cognition is the study of the intellectual and behavioral skills of non-human primates, particularly in the fields of psychology, behavioral biology...
- The Primates were one of the original post-punk / rock bands to come out of Athens, Georgia in the mid 1980s. Their loud, fast in-your-face hedonistic...
- Primate of Australia is the senior bishop and President of the General Synod of the Anglican Church of Australia. Between General Synods, the Primate...
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