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English definition of “second”

second

verb [T]   /sɪˈkɒnd/ UK
to send someone to another job for a fixed period of time : [often passive] He was seconded from the police to the Department of Transport .Promoting, demoting and transferring staff
(Definition of second verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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