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  1. primary, primary election(noun)

    a preliminary election where delegates or nominees are chosen

    primary coil, primary feather, primary quill, primary winding, primary


  1. primary election(noun)


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  1. Pete Buttigieg:

    This reminds everybody of what they can not stand about Washington, scoring points against each other, poking at each other, yeah, that's called the Democratic primary election, Pete.

  2. Jeff Millman:

    While 217 delegates expressed their view on Saturday, Senator Feinstein won by 2.1 million votes and earned 70 % of the Democratic vote in the California Primary election, carrying every county by double digits over Read MoreFeinstein opponent, we are confident that a large majority of California Democrats will vote to reelect Senator Feinstein in November.

  3. Nathan Gonzales:

    We’re not used to talking about California being an important state in the general or primary election -- particularly the Republican side in the primaries. But this year, every delegate matters, and California, which is sitting right at the end of the calendar on June 7, is a huge prize.

  4. Pete Buttigieg:

    Yeah, that's called the Democratic primary election, Pete, that's called an election.

  5. Don Blankenship:

    This time we won’t get surprised by the lying establishment, we were assured by White House political staff that they would not interfere in the primary election. Obviously, that turned out not to be true. Now that we know that the establishment will lie and resort to anything else necessary to defeat me, we are better prepared than before.

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