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primitive

 [prim´ĭ-tiv]
first in point of time; existing in a simple or early form that shows little complexity.

prim·i·tive

(prim'i-tiv),
Obsolete usage in embryology, replace by primordial.
[L. primitivus, fr. primus, first]

primitive

adjective Embrology Undifferentiated; undeveloped; before development of 1º germ layers–ectoderm, endoderm, mesoderm Psychiatry Pertaining to the early development of the personality

pri·mor·di·al

(prī-mōr'dē-ăl)
1. Relating to a primordium.
2. Relating to a structure in its first or earliest stage of development.
Synonym(s): primal (2) , primitive.

primitive

of ancient origin but present in modern organisms in an unmodified and unspecialized form.
References in classic literature ?
It is no child's play to hunt wild elephants with the crude weapons of primitive man.
It was a primitive mode of reasoning and of looking at things that he understood thoroughly.
The charms explain themselves as an inevitable product of primitive superstition; the ballads probably first sprang up and developed, among all races, in much the following way.
It relates, with the usual terse and unadorned power of really primitive poetry, how the hero Beowulf, coming over the sea to the relief of King Hrothgar, delivers him from a monster, Grendel, and then from the vengeance of Grendel's only less formidable mother.
The access from gallery to gallery is equally primitive. A path, on the principle of an inclined plane, turns round and round the building like a screw, and gives access to the different stories, intersecting each of them in its turn, and thus gradually rising to the top of the wall of the tower.
The banquet was served up in primitive style: skins of various kinds, nicely dressed for the occasion, were spread upon the ground; upon these were heaped up abundance of venison, elk meat, and mountain mutton, with various bitter roots which the Indians use as condiments.
The French merchant at his trading post, in these primitive days of Canada, was a kind of commercial patriarch.
Munich, Germany, June 28, 2019 --(PR.com)-- envimate GmbH published a new opensource library MapMate that solves the problem of (de)serialization and validation of Custom Primitives and general Serializable Objects in a clean and non-invasive way.
FRONTED by indiepop blonde star Tracy Tracy, The Primitives emerged from the independent music scene of the mid-80s that spawned The Jesus and Mary Chain, My Bloody Valentine, The Wedding Present and Primal Scream.
Researchers at the New York University (NYU) Tandon School of Engineering have introduced a new breed of Cryptographic primitives for cybersecurity that can apparently provide maximum security against hacking at minimal cost.
* Stream - an execution context; you submit primitives to a stream and wait for their completion.
Black Primitives present an interesting caveat to the typical Primitive Baptist trajectory.