Definition of second. Meaning of second. Synonyms of second
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Definition of second
second 7. (Mach.) A joint or other connection uniting parts of
machinery, or the like, as the elastic pipe of a tender
connecting it with the feed pipe of a locomotive engine;
especially, a pipe fitting for connecting pipes, or pipes
and fittings, in such a way as to facilitate
8. (Brewing) A cask suspended on trunnions, in which
fermentation is carried on.
Hypostatic union (Theol.) See under Hypostatic.
Latin union. See under Latin.
Legislative Union (Eng. Hist.), the union of Great Britain
and Ireland, which took place Jan. 1, 1801.
Union, or Act of Union (Eng. Hist.), the act by which
Scotland was united to England, or by which the two
kingdoms were incorporated into one, in 1707.
Union by the first, or second, intention. (Surg.) See
To heal by the first, or second, intention, under
Union down (Naut.), a signal of distress at sea made by
reversing the flag, or turning its union downward.
Union jack. (Naut.) See Jack, n., 10.
Union joint. (Mech.)
(a) A joint formed by means of a union.
(b) A piece of pipe made in the form of the letter T.
Syn: Unity; junction; connection; concord; alliance;
coalition; combination; confederacy.
Usage: Union, Unity. Union is the act of bringing two or
more things together so as to make but one, or the
state of being united into one. Unity is a state of
simple oneness, either of essence, as the unity of
God, or of action, feeling, etc., as unity of design,
of affection, etc. Thus, we may speak of effecting a
union of interests which shall result in a unity of
labor and interest in securing a given object.
One kingdom, joy, and union without end.
[Man] is to . . . beget Like of his like, his
image multiplied. In unity defective; which
requires Collateral love, and dearest amity.
Meaning of second from wikipedia
is a unit of time. second
may also refer
to. 2 (number), as an ordinal
as 2nd, 2d or 2nd) arcsecond
, a unit
- the division entered germany
on 3 october
1944, and the second
was ordered, on 11 december
1944, to attack
the roer river
- march, that the germans
had already withdrawn
to the second reserve position
r.ii. stellung centred
on the crest
of the ridge beyond
- this legion consisted
of four sub-legions of which
the second infantry became
the 'second sub-legion'. at this time only the 1st and 2d
- the regiments
of the second marine division
were formed before
war i . the 2nd marine regiment
as the 1
- the 2nd cavalry regiment
(2cr), also known
as the second dragoons
, is an active mechanized infantry
and cavalry regiment
of the united
- second world
of france: following
from germany, the division continued
to be a regular
army formation stationed
legislation: may 8, 1792: second militia
act of 1792 , sess. 1, ch. 33 1 , 271 february
12, 1793: fugitive slave
act of 1793 , sess.
- was an infantry formation
that saw service
in the first world
war, and again
as the 2nd canadian infantry division
for the second world
- redistricting following
the 1980 census moved luken
from the second district
to the first district
from the first district