What does pristine mean?

Definitions for pristine
ˈprɪs tin, prɪˈstin; esp. Brit. ˈprɪs taɪnpris·tine

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pristine(adj)

    completely free from dirt or contamination

    "pristine mountain snow"

  2. pristine(adj)

    immaculately clean and unused

    "handed her his pristine white handkerchief"

Wiktionary

  1. pristine(Adjective)

    Unspoiled; still with its original purity; uncorrupted or unsullied

  2. pristine(Adjective)

    primitive, pertaining to the earliest state of something

  3. Origin: From pristin.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pristine(adj)

    belonging to the earliest period or state; original; primitive; primeval; as, the pristine state of innocence; the pristine manners of a people; pristine vigor

  2. Origin: [L. pristinus, akin to prior: cf. F. pristin. See Prior, a.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pristine

    pris′tin, adj. as at first: former: belonging to the earliest time: ancient. [O. Fr.,—L. pristinus; cf. priscus, antique, prior, former.]

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How to say pristine in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pristine in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pristine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of pristine in a Sentence

  1. William Whittaker:

    It is the lava tubes that are likely to hold the only pristine materials on the moon.

  2. Mark Rosati:

    After the first couple of burgers of the day are griddled, it's not so pristine anymore.

  3. Drew Hamilton:

    I mean they're basically talking about putting a 175-mile gash across this pristine habitat.

  4. Jordan Poole:

    We went to great lengths to have it slightly decayed-looking. We don't want it to be pristine.

  5. Martin Dolan:

    It's not going to be a pristine aircraft, but for our purposes, we expect that the aircraft remains will be in satisfactory condition.

Images & Illustrations of pristine

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