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second

adjective, pronoun
 
 
/ˈsekənd/
AFTER FIRST A1 referring to the person, thing, or event that comes immediately after the first: You're second on the list. This is my second piece of chocolate cake. She didn't win but she did come second (= was the one after the winner) in one race.Ordinal numbers
NUMBER A1 2nd written as a word →  See also second best , second-hand , second language , second nature , the second person , second-rate , second thought , second wind Ordinal numbers
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