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English definition of “secondary data”

secondary data

noun [U]
 
 
data that is publicly available, rather than data that an organization collects for itself: The interviews were accompanied by secondary data, including company accounts and reports. → Compare primary data
(Definition of secondary data from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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