Prime BEEF
Prime Base Engineer Emergency Force

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • prime — [prīm] adj. [ME < MFr < L primus, first < OL pri, before < IE base * per , beyond > FAR, FIRST] 1. first in time; original; primitive; primary 2. first in rank or authority; chief [the prime minister] 3. first in importance or… …   English World dictionary

  • Beef — For other uses, see Beef (disambiguation). An uncooked rib roast …   Wikipedia

  • beef — I n. 1) to boil; braise; broil; cook; roast; stew beef 2) chipped; corned; salt (BE) beef 3) (AE) beef Wellington 4) baby; prime beef USAGE NOTE: Corned beef in the US is not the same as corned beef in GB. II v. (D; intr.) ( to complain ) to beef …   Combinatory dictionary

  • prime — prime1 [ praım ] adjective only before noun ** 1. ) most important: PRIMARY: Our prime concern was the safety of our customers. a ) having the most influence: LEADING: Truman had been the prime architect of the NATO alliance. a prime force behind …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • prime — I UK [praɪm] / US adjective [only before noun] ** 1) a) most important Our prime concern was the safety of our customers. b) having the most influence Truman had been the prime architect of the NATO alliance. a prime force behind international… …   English dictionary

  • prime — 01. He is the [prime] suspect in the murder of his wife. 02. [Prime] office space in this city is extremely hard to come by. 03. The new velodrome has become the [prime] venue for cycling races on the West Coast. 04. The jury listened attentively …   Grammatical examples in English

  • prime — /praɪm / (say pruym) adjective 1. first in importance, excellence, or value. 2. first or highest in rank, dignity, or authority; chief; principal; main: the prime minister. 3. first in comparison with others. 4. of the first grade or best quality …   Australian English dictionary

  • prime — [praɪm] adj I 1) most important Syn: primary Our prime concern was the safety of our customers.[/ex] 2) of the highest quality prime beef[/ex] 3) most likely to be chosen or to be suitable for something the prime suspect in a murder case[/ex] II… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • Beef aging — is the process of preparing beef for consumption, mainly by breaking down the connective tissue. Contents 1 Dry aged beef 2 Wet aged beef 3 See also 4 External links …   Wikipedia

  • prime ribs — prime′ ribs′ (or rib′) n. coo a serving of the roasted ribs and meat from a prime cut of beef • Etymology: 1955–60 …   From formal English to slang

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