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Primary Election

An election in which candidates compete against members of their own party to receive the nomination for a political office. The nominee then goes on to face candidates from other parties. The rules in primary elections vary by both party and jurisdiction. In some U.S. states, for example, one needs a plurality to win the primary; in others, a plurality win leads to a run-off election between the two top contenders.
References in classic literature ?
For primary substance is neither present in a subject nor predicated of a subject; while, with regard to secondary substances, it is clear from the following arguments (apart from others) that they are not present in a subject.
It is true that, inasmuch as primary substance is not predicable of anything, it can never form the predicate of any proposition.
In the case of primary substance this is indisputably true, for the thing is a unit.
What could be the contrary of any primary substance, such as the individual man or animal?
I'm refusing to just go along with what the judges want [a dysfunctional primary control strategy].
However, the primary motor cortex also harbors an introspective side, according to a new study.
patent #3,358,327, filed in 1960 for a barrier flight that retains unmelted solids in a primary channel while melted resin goes downstream in an auxiliary channel.
This qualitative analysis does corroborate the disagreement and opposite effect generated when the hospitalist system is integrated into a health care system, and when this integration represents a threat to the earning potential of primary care physicians.
Primary caregivers are somewhat less likely to have financial advisors.
NEC resolved to adopt the direct primary option for the presidential primary.'
The minimum would rise from PS3,500 to PS4,000 in primary schools, and from PS4,800 to PS5,000 in secondary schools.
The plans include increasing the minimum funding that primary and secondary schools receive per pupil.