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Definition of Secondary

Secondary
Secondary Sec"ond*a*ry, n.; pl. Secondaries. 1. One who occupies a subordinate, inferior, or auxiliary place; a delegate deputy; one who is second or next to the chief officer; as, the secondary, or undersheriff of the city of London. Old Escalus . . . is thy secondary. --Shak. 2. (Astron.) (a) A secondary circle. (b) A satellite. 3. (Zo["o]l.) A secondary quill.
Secondary
Reptilian Rep*til"i*an (-an), a. Belonging to the reptiles. Reptilian age (Geol.), that part of geological time comprising the Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous periods, and distinguished as that era in which the class of reptiles attained its highest expansion; -- called also the Secondary or Mezozoic age.

Meaning of Secondary from wikipedia

- Secondary is an adjective meaning "second" or "second hand". It may refer to: Secondary (chemistry), term used in organic chemistry to classify various...
- A secondary school describes an institution that provides secondary education and also usually includes the building where this takes place. Some secondary...
- Secondary data refers to data that is collected by someone other than the primary user. Common sources of secondary data for social science include censuses...
- A secondary color is a color made by mixing of two primary colors in a given color space. For the human eye, good primary colors of light are red, green...
- In botany, secondary growth is the growth that results from cell division in the cambia or lateral meristems and that causes the stems and roots to thicken...
- Secondary metabolites, also called specialised metabolites, toxins, secondary products, or natural products, are organic compounds produced by bacteria...
- encircled by the secondary winding. This varying flux at the secondary winding induces a varying electromotive force (EMF, voltage) in the secondary winding due...
- Secondary education covers two phases on the International Standard classification of Education scale. Level 2 or lower secondary education (less common...
- In macroeconomics, the secondary sector of the economy is an economic sector in the three-sector theory that describes the role of manufacturing. It encomp****es...
- Secondary electrons are electrons generated as ionization products. They are called 'secondary' because they are generated by other radiation (the primary...