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  Definition of secondary
  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
  3. belonging to a lower class or rank
  4. not of major importance; "played a secondary role in world events"
  5. of second rank or importance or value; not direct or immediate; "the stone will be hauled to a secondary crusher"; "a secondary source"; "a secondary issue"; "secondary streams"
  6. depending on or incidental to what is original or primary; "a secondary infection"
  7. inferior in rank or status; "the junior faculty"; "a lowly corporal"; "petty officialdom"; "a subordinate functionary"
Similar Words: secondary coil, secondary winding, junior-grade, inferior, lower, lower-ranking, lowly, petty(a), subaltern, subordinate

 

See Also: inessential, unessential, unoriginal

 

Part Meronyms: transformer

 

Member Meronyms: football team, eleven

 

 
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