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first

(Earlier), adjective aboriginal, anterior, earlier, earliest, embryonic, inaugural, incipient, introductory, primeval, primitive, prior
Associated concepts: at first impression, first lien, first readdng, first stages of litigation, on first blush

first

(Superior), adjective antecedent, authentic, capital, cardinal, central, chief, crowning, dominant, highest, important, initial, leading, maiden, main, original, paramount, precessional, precursory, preferred, premier, primary, prime, primordial, principal, second to none, starting, stellar, superior, supreme, vital
Associated concepts: first-degree offense

first

adverb ab initio, at first, at the outset, before, chiefly, first and foremost, firstly, formerly, from the beginning, initially, in the beginning, in the front, originally, principally
See also: ab initio, basic, cardinal, central, dominant, essential, important, initial, leading, original, paramount, precursory, preferred, previous, primary, prime, primordial, principal, prior, prototype, stellar, unprecedented
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NEW YORK -- Merrill Lynch (NYSE: MER) and First Republic Bank (NYSE: FRC) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for Merrill Lynch to acquire all of the outstanding common shares of First Republic in exchange for cash and stock valued at a fixed price of $55.
7 million first mortgage and a $300,000 line of credit for a co-op building on Riverdale Ave.
We see FIRST as a natural after-school extension of a student's involvement in STEM curriculum during the school day.