a secondary role:
to play second fiddle to another person.
a person serving in a subsidiary capacity, especially to one immediately superior.
the second violin in a string quartet or one of the second violins in an orchestra
the musical part assigned to such an instrument
a secondary status
a person who has a secondary status
see: play second fiddle
noun 1. the floor or story above the ground floor. 2. (in Britain and elsewhere outside the U.S.) the second story completely above ground level. Compare first floor. second floor noun 1. (Brit) the storey of a building immediately above the first and two floors up from the ground US and Canadian term third floor […]
noun 1. a unit of measurement of liquid flow, especially of rivers, equal to one cubic foot per second.
[sek-uh nd-jen-uh-rey-shuh n] /ˈsɛk əndˌdʒɛn əˈreɪ ʃən/ adjective 1. being the second generation of a family to be born in a particular country: the oldest son of second-generation Americans. 2. being the native-born child of naturalized parents. 3. being a revised or improved version of a product, system, service, etc.: Production has been increased with […]
- Second generation computer
architecture A computer built from transistors, designed between the mid-1950s and mid-1960s. Ferrite core memory and magnetic drums replaced cathode ray tubes and delay-line storage for main memory. Index registers and floating point arithmetic hardware became widespread. Machine-independent high level programming languages such as ALGOL, COBOL and Fortran were introduced to simplify programming. I/O processors […]