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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.
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Our observation that [k.sub.S1] has a minimum at about 10 GeV and q increases primitively and saturates at about 10 GeV is in agreement with recent work of Cleymans [53] in which the energy region [square root of ([s.sub.NN])] [approximately equal to] 10 GeV for heavy-ion collisions is indicated to be an interesting one.
"It started with really simple things like books and Beanie Babies," Rosati says, "and now you can buy everything online." Work, he says, started "primitively," with job boards that were essentially translations of your newspaper's classifieds section put on the web.
Tropical fruit was initially cultivated in primitively heated houses; pineapples, guavas, and limes were grown--and also the first camellias.
(I assume the other person is another 'thick as mince' eejit as they must clearly know that their doylen of mate is at work, serving customers - or would they too just primitively grunt 'whatever'?) You aren't even sure if this charisma free being has actually noticed you standing there, attempting to hand over the money that keeps him or her in employment - if ignoring the public is actually a career choice!
In the high meadows, no sound is more primitively beautiful than the challenging bugle of a herd bull guarding his harem of cow elk and daring any young bull to show an interest in something it didn't win.
Shortly thereafter, the first MIDI sequencer, which was a cartridge that plugged into a Commodore 64, came out, and it allowed you to primitively arrange parts via the computer, which was super exciting at the time.
come, we primitively believe it actually came from above.
IEM judgments that are 'directly based on experience' (183) will be primitively IEM, but judgments that are not directly based on experience can inherit immunity if based on another IEM judgment.
The primitively eusocial wasp Mischocyttarus cassununga Von Ihering, 1903 (Hymenoptera: Vespidae) is parasitized by Pachysomoides sp.
As he argues at several points in the book, "the ascendancy and the British connection were maintained not by consent, or more primitively by deference, but by superior firepower." (105).
Overall, big wars have been replaced around the world by small wars of the kind and magnitude more typical of hunter-gatherer and primitively agricultural societies.