transcription, транскрипция: [ sekəndri, AM -deri ]
If you describe something as secondary , you mean that it is less important than something else.
The street erupted in a huge explosion, with secondary explosions in the adjoining buildings...
The actual damage to the brain cells is secondary to the damage caused to the blood supply.
ADJ : usu ADJ n , also v-link ADJ to n
Secondary diseases or infections happen as a result of another disease or infection that has already happened.
He had kidney cancer, with secondary tumours in the brain and lungs.
ADJ : usu ADJ n
Secondary education is given to pupils between the ages of 11 or 12 and 17 or 18.
Examinations for the GCSE are taken after about five years of secondary education.