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primero

[pri-mair-oh] /prɪˈmɛər oʊ/
noun
1.
a card game fashionable in England in the 16th and 17th centuries.
Origin
1525-1535
1525-35; < Spanish: literally, first < Latin prīmārius primary
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primero

/prɪˈmɛərəʊ/
noun
1.
(mainly Brit) a 16th- and 17th-century card game
Word Origin
C16: from Spanish primera card game, from primero first, from Latin prīmārius chief
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