General Science

  • adjective indirectly related to something.


  • adjective less important than something else


  • adjective of the second rank in importance, etc., not primary
  • adjective an induced current that is generated by a primary source


  • adjective second in importance or less important than the first


  • That which occurs after something else, as in a sequence, or which has lesser importance.
  • That which does not have the highest rank, degree, or importance. For example, a secondary standard.
  • A color which is formed by the mixing of two primary colors. For example, red and green producing yellow. Also called secondary color.
  • Of or pertaining to a secondary color.


  • adjective occurring after the first stage
  • adjective referring to a condition which develops from another condition
  • noun a malignant tumour which has developed and spread from another malignant tumour.