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secondary
'sɛkən,dɛriː
Main
English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Belonging to a lower class or rank.
  2. Not of major importance.
  3. Being of second rank or importance or value; not direct or immediate.
  4. Depending on or incidental to what is original or primary.
  5. Inferior in rank or status.
(名) As a noun
  1. Coil such that current is induced in it by passing a current through the primary coil.
  2. The defensive football players who line up behind the linemen.
Hyphenationsec•ond•ar•y
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (名) noun
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次要cìyàosecondary
二级èrjígrade 2; second class; category B
中级zhōngjímiddle level (in a hierarchy)
第二dì'èrsecond; number two; next; secondary
二代èrdàisecondary; twice in the year (of generations of insects, harvests etc)
次级cìjísecondary
secondary; auxiliary; deputy; assistant; vice-; abbr. for 副词 adverb; measure word for pairs, sets of things & facial expressions
subordinate; secondary; small; (Chinese surname)
次生cìshēngderivative; secondary; sub-
lèiinferior; secondary, ugly
(interchangeable ) the next in order; secondary; second (in excellence), inferior; lower
附带fùdàisupplementary; incidentally; in parentheses; by chance; in passing; additionally; secondary; subsidiary; to attach
next in sequence; second; the second (day, time etc); secondary; vice-; sub-; infra-; inferior quality; substandard; order; sequence; hypo- (chemistry); measure word for enumerated events: time
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