prime target

Definition of prime target

  1. :  someone who is more likely than most other people to be affected by something (such as a disease) Men in this age group are prime targets for heart disease.

Word by Word Definitions

primeplay
  1. :  the second of the canonical hours

    :  the first hour of the day usually considered either as 6 a.m. or the hour of sunrise

    :  the earliest stage

  1. :  first in time :  original

    :  of, relating to, or being a prime number — compare relatively prime

    :  having no polynomial factors other than itself and no monomial factors other than 1

  1. :  fill, load

    :  to prepare for firing by supplying with priming

    :  to insert a primer into (a cartridge case)

targetplay
  1. :  a small round shield

    :  a mark to shoot at

    :  a target marked by shots fired at it

  1. :  to make a target of

    :  to set as a goal

    :  to direct or use toward a target


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