Definition of priming:
reason, flat coat, primer, fuze, priming coat, land, electrical fuse, underfur, ground, background, primer coat, soil, underseal, safety fuse, dry land, fuse, footing, fuzee, terra firma, fusee drive, solid ground, undercoat, earth, basis, fusee.
- "Springhaven A Tale of the Great War", R. D. Blackmore.
- "Salute to Adventurers", John Buchan.
Then he would draw a pistol from his belt, and carefully inspect the priming, pass his thumb meditatively along the edge of his cutlass, or casually test with his finger the sharpness of a pike- head, and at these times the expression of his countenance boded no good to the approaching enemy.- "The Voyage of the Aurora", Harry Collingwood.