Definition of “tertiary” - English Dictionary

“tertiary” in British English

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tertiaryadjective

uk /ˈtɜː.ʃər.i/ us /ˈtɝː.ʃi.er.i/

(Definition of “tertiary” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“tertiary” in Business English

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tertiaryadjective

uk /ˈtɜːʃəri/ us

relating to a third level or stage:

These issues were considered to be of tertiary importance.

(Definition of “tertiary” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)