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English definition of “second”


adjective, adverb, noun [C] (POSITION)   /ˈsek·ənd/
(a person or thing) coming immediately after the first: He missed only 2 of 11 shots in the second half . [C] Rent is due the second of every month . secondly    /ˈsek·ənd·li/ adverb [not gradable] (also second) First, what does it cost ? And secondly, who’s it for?
(Definition of second adjective, adverb, noun (POSITION) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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