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)
- Secondary lysosome
secondary lysosome n. A lysosome formed by the combination of a primary lysosome and a phagosome or pinosome and in which lysis takes place through the activity of hydrolytic enzymes.