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1. Being first in time; original; primeval.
2. Of first importance; primary.

[Medieval Latin prīmālis, from Latin prīmus, first; see per in Indo-European roots.]

pri·mal′i·ty (-măl′ĭ-tē) n.


1. the state of being primal
2. (Mathematics) the state of being a prime number
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Noun1.primality - the property of being a prime number
property - a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class; "a study of the physical properties of atomic particles"
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Then, quite suddenly, one day I stepped out of the peace of manless primality into the presence of man--and peace was gone.
It is only after pages of detailed numerical analysis of the sequence of poems that Allen posits that '[t]he condition of primality suggests originality and primacy', and that
copyright due to the fact that the primality of a number is an inherent
In this paper, a method of diminishing computational reduction to improve Wilson's primality test method is proposed.
This provides the basis for a highly efficient test for the primality of Mersenne numbers: start with 3 = [l.
There is a new appendix on the recently discovered unconditional deterministic polynomial-time algorithm for primality testing.
The primality of |N| implies N [subset] G', that means, [[?
This means that we only need to examine palindromes with an odd number of digits for primality.
This aspect is hard to overcome by any other hypothesis, than the primality of rooms 2 and 2a to the whole southern wing but there is an alternative explanation as we will see below.
solving algebraic or differential equations--by applying the corresponding restrictive conditions, instead of running primality tests[3][12][14][18], solving discrete logarithms [1][21], or defining the scalar in elliptic Curves [1][fl].
The Award went to Oded Schramm (for his work on the Loewner equation) and to Manindra Agrawal (for his work on primality testing).