Primogenial Pri`mo*ge"ni*al, a. [See {Primigenial}.] First born, made, or generated; original; primary; elemental; as, primogenial light. --Glanvill. [1913 Webster]

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  • Primigenial — Pri mi*ge ni*al, a. First born, or first of all; original; primary. See {Primogenial}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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