communication or relationship between people characterized by impersonal and detached interest on the part of those involved.
- Secondary damage
When a fatal error occurs (especially a segfault) the immediate cause may be that a pointer has been trashed due to a previous fandango on core. However, this fandango may have been due to an *earlier* fandango, so no amount of analysis will reveal (directly) how the damage occurred. “The data structure was clobbered, but […]
- Secondary degeneration
secondary degeneration n. See wallerian degeneration.
- Secondary dentin
secondary dentin n. Dentin that forms normally after a root end has formed completely.
- Secondary dentition
secondary dentition n. The set of 32 permanent teeth whose eruptions begin from the fifth to the seventh year, lasting until the 17th to the 23rd year, when the last of the wisdom teeth appear. The eruption of the permanent teeth. Also called permanent dentition.