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  Words related to secondary

Related / Similar Words: secondary coil, secondary winding, junior-grade, inferior, lower, lower-ranking, lowly, petty(a), subaltern, subordinate

 

Definition:
  • coil such that current is induced in it by passing a current through the primary coil;
  • the defensive football players who line up behind the linemen;
  • belonging to a lower class or rank;
  • not of major importance; "played a secondary role in world events";
  • 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";
  • depending on or incidental to what is original or primary; "a secondary infection";
  • inferior in rank or status; "the junior faculty"; "a lowly corporal"; "petty officialdom"; "a subordinate functionary";

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    See Also: inessential, unessential, unoriginal

     

    Part Meronyms: transformer

     

    Member Meronyms: football team, eleven

     

     
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