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1secondary/ˈsɛkənˌderi/
British/ˈsɛkəndri/adjective
1secondary
/ˈsɛkənˌderi/British/ˈsɛkəndri/
adjective
Learner's definition of SECONDARY  
: not as important or valuable as something else — often + to
— compare primary, tertiary
: of or relating to education of students who have completed primary school
— see also secondary school
: caused by or coming from something else

— secondarily

/ˌsɛkənˈderəli/adverb
2secondary/ˈsɛkənˌderi/
British/ˈsɛkəndri/noun
pluralsecondaries
2secondary
/ˈsɛkənˌderi/British/ˈsɛkəndri/
noun
pluralsecondaries
Learner's definition of SECONDARY  
[count]American football
: the players on the defense who are positioned away from the line of scrimmage and who mainly try to stop forward passes by the offense
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