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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 pri·me·val /praɪˈmivəl/
 (a.)初期的,原始時代的,太古的

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pri·me·val a.  Belonging to the first ages; pristine; original; primitive; primary; as, the primeval innocence of man. “This is the forest primeval.”
    From chaos, and primeval darkness, came Light.   --Keats.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 primeval
      adj : having existed from the beginning; in an earliest or
            original stage or state; "aboriginal forests"; "primal
            eras before the appearance of life on earth"; "the
            forest primeval"; "primordial matter"; "primordial
            forms of life" [syn: aboriginal, primal, primaeval,
             primordial]