Definition of primatic in US English:

primatic

adjective

  • Christian Church. = "primatial". Now rare.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in Samuel Hill (?1649–1716), Church of England clergyman and religious controversialist. From primate + -ic. Compare post-classical Latin primaticus, Middle French primatique.

Pronunciation

primatic

/prʌɪˈmatɪk/