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Noun 1

primaat (plural primaten, diminutive primaatje) m.

  1. (zoology) primate, such as humans, other apes and monkeys
  2. (religion) primate, high-ranking clergyman
Primaten van rivaliserende kerken beschouwen een ketterse collega soms enkel als primaat in de biologische zin
Primates of rivaling churches sometimes consider a heretical colleague as primate merely in the biological sense

Noun 2

primaat (invariable) n.

  1. primacy, being first
Het primaat van de Paus verheft hem absoluut boven alle andere Katholieke primaten
The Pope's primacy elevates him absolutely above all other Catholic primates

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