secondary abdominal pregnancy n.
A condition in which the embryo or fetus continues to grow in the abdominal cavity after its expulsion from the tube or other site of its primary development. Also called abdominocyesis.
noun 1. a stress accent weaker than primary accent but stronger than lack of stress. secondary accent noun 1. (phonetics) (in a system of transcribing utterances recognizing three levels of stress) the accent on a syllable of a word or breath group that is weaker than the primary accent but stronger than the lack of […]
- Secondary adhesion
secondary adhesion n. See healing by second intention.
- Secondary alcohol
secondary alcohol n. An alcohol containing the bivalent organic radical CHOH.
- Secondary aldosteronism
secondary aldosteronism n. Aldosteronism due not to a defect in the adrenal cortex but to stimulation of secretion caused by extra-adrenal disorders.