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His performance mixed strength, lucidity and elegance in equal proportion, a civilized musical conversation in which the pianist functioned more as primus inter pares than soloist, as Beethoven surely intended.
Egalitarians no doubt applaud this surnominal softening, yet not all companies can or should be run on a primus inter pares basis.
The Nationalist military chieftains who elevated Francisco Franco to supreme power may initially have thought of their leader as a sort of primus inter pares, but this notion did not accord with Franco’s ideas.
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First Known Use: 1688See Words from the same year
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