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English definition of “second”

second

noun [C] (HELPER)    /ˈsek.ənd/
a person who takes care of someone who is fighting in a boxing competition or, in the past, in a duel (= organized fight )BoxingHelpers and accomplicesPeople who help or serve people professionally
(Definition of second noun (HELPER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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