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Correct spelling:
Pertaining to seed; contained in seed; having the virtue of seed; radical; rudimental; original.


critical, crucial, fundamental, important, influential, original, primary.
famous, incomparable, top-drawer, high-level, first class, high up, bigtime, front page, pre-eminent, firstclass, of note, upper-class, extra ordinary, four-star, front-page, high-up, page-one, top drawer.
innovational, innovative, untried, most novel, causal, causative, generative, originative, Demiurgic, breaking new ground.
critical, crucial, fundamental, primary.
germinal, original, originative.
Examples of usage:
  1. Wherever society is found to- day in travail with a new and higher order, the conception can be traced to the seminal words of the Bible. – The Right and Wrong Uses of the Bible by R. Heber Newton
  2. On being moistened they give the characteristic seminal odour. – Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
  3. And without going further we ask, how can one stand in habitual communion with wise, seminal and impressive speech; how can one saturate oneself with its wisdom and energy, without being the better equipped for the demands of both the life within and the life without? – Platform Monologues by T. G. Tucker
  4. On the floor of the prostatic urethra appears the crest of the veru montanum, upon which the two seminal ducts open by orifices directed forwards. – Surgical Anatomy by Joseph Maclise
  5. If you strike at one of their heads with the bludgeon of the law, or of violence, it flies open like the seedcapsule of a snap- weed, and fills the whole region with seminal thoughts which will spring up in a crop just like the original martyr. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)