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primus inter pares

[ pree-moos -in-ter -pah-res; English prahy-muhs -in-ter -pair-eez, pree- ]
/ ˈpri mʊs ˈɪn tɛr ˈpɑ rɛs; English ˈpraɪ məs ˈɪn tər ˈpɛər iz, ˈpri- /
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noun, plural pri·mi in·ter pa·res [pree-mee -in-ter -pah-res; English prahy-mee -in-ter -pair-eez pree-] /ˈpri mi ˈɪn tɛr ˈpɑ rɛs; English ˈpraɪ mi ˈɪn tər ˈpɛər iz ˈpri-/ Latin.

(of males) first among equals.

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primus inter pares
/ Latin (ˈpraɪməs ɪntə ˈpɑːrɪz) /

first among equals
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