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secondary

se kuhn de ree

  • n  the defensive football players who line up behind the linemen
  • n  coil such that current is induced in it by passing a current through the primary coil
  • a  being 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
  • s  inferior in rank or status
  • s  depending on or incidental to what is original or primary
    a secondary infection
  • s  not of major importance
    played a secondary role in world events
  • s  belonging to a lower class or rank

  • However, some observers worry that all the discounting and secondary lines could tarnish a brand's upscale image in the long-term.
  • This unexplained secondary infertility--as the inability to conceive or bear a second child is known--has propelled the Simanoffs onto an emotional roller coaster.
  • Historically, science has separated emotions into two categories: primary and secondary.
News & Articles

  • UGA secondary must deal with loss of CB Wilkerson
    Georgia's secondary won't have the services this season of a player who showed promise this spring.
    June 15, 2013 - Athens Banner-Herald
  • Generac secondary offering of 6.5M shares priced
    A secondary offering of 6.5 million Generac shares held by funds affiliated with private equity firm CCMP Capital has priced at $34.95 per share, or about 2 percent below Thursday's closing price Generac ...
    June 14, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News
  • WhiteWave announces secondary offering
    The WhiteWave Foods Co. said Friday that it filed plans for a secondary offering of 29.9 million shares of its stock currently held by one-time parent company Dean Foods Co. The company has granted the ...
    June 14, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News
Quotes

  • Rio Ferdinand in BBC Sport
    It seems like there was a big show around the whole England squad,added Ferdinand. "It was like watching a theatre unfolding and football almost became a secondary element to the main event. When you step back and look back at that, you...
  • Jim Mora in Seattle Post Intelligencer
    I am extremely excited about the future, but completely focused on the opportunity we have in front of us this season,said Mora in a release. "My job this year, as it was last, is to coach the secondary to the best of my ability and...
  • Jerry Jones in ESPN
    He is a smart player who was valuable to us in playing the role of the quarterback in the secondary,Jones said about Hamlin in the statement. "We appreciate what he brought to this team -- and this defense -- as a solid player and a...

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