secondary hemochromatosis n.
An increased intake and accumulation of iron that is secondary to a known cause, such as oral iron therapy or multiple blood transfusions.
- Secondary hemorrhage
secondary hemorrhage n. A hemorrhage that occurs after a period of time following an injury or an operation.
- Secondary industry
noun any industry that processes raw materials that are then provided to primary industry for manufacture of products
noun, Logic. 1. See under intention (def 5b). noun 1. an act or instance of determining mentally upon some action or result. 2. the end or object intended; purpose. 3. intentions. purpose or attitude toward the effect of one’s actions or conduct: a bungler with good intentions. purpose or attitude with respect to marriage: Our […]
- Secondary key
database A candidate key which is not selected as a primary key. (1997-04-26)