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secnoun [C]

us   /sek/
short form ofsecond : Hang on a sec, Brian, I’ve got another call.
(Definition of sec from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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sec.noun [C]

US secy. uk   us  
written abbreviation for secretary

the SECnoun

uk   us  
FINANCE, STOCK MARKET abbreviation for the Securities and Exchange Commission: an official organization in the US that provides rules for stock markets in order to protect investors: The SEC proved that the brokers had violated Federal securities laws.
(Definition of sec. from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sec”
in Chinese (Simplified) 秒, 片刻, 瞬间…
in Turkish saniye…
in Russian секунда, момент…
in Chinese (Traditional) 秒, 片刻, 瞬間…
in Polish chwila, sekunda…
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