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first in point of time; existing in a simple or early form that shows little complexity.
Obsolete usage in embryology, replace by primordial.
[L. primitivus, fr. primus, first]
primitiveadjective Embrology Undifferentiated; undeveloped; before development of 1º germ layers–ectoderm, endoderm, mesoderm Psychiatry Pertaining to the early development of the personality
1. Relating to a primordium.