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English translation of 'secondaire'

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secondaire

[s(ə)ɡɔ̃dɛʀ ]
adjective
1.  [problème, considération, rôle] secondary
2.  (Geology) Mesozoic
ère secondaire Mesozoic era

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Example Sentences Including 'secondaire'

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Ce n'est pas une chose secondaire, mais une chance de progresser pour toute l'Europe.
Le Monde (2002)
Il s'agit ici d'une inhibition par l'angoisse que nous pourrions qualifier de secondaire.
Michel, Dr François-Bernard & Gazaix, Dr Pierre Pour en finir avec les maladies psychosomatiques
Le Boeing disparait alors du système de " radar secondaire ".
Le Monde (2001)
Les hommes et les femmes y sont représentés à parts égales, comme les enseignants du primaire ou du secondaire, syndiqués ou pas.
Le Nouvel Observateur (2002)

Trends of 'secondaire'

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'secondaire' in Other Languages

British English: secondary ADJECTIVE
minor If you describe something as secondary, you mean that it is less important than something else.
The street erupted in a huge explosion, with secondary explosions in the adjoining buildings.
British English: secondary ADJECTIVE
education Secondary education is given to pupils between the ages of 11 or 12 and 17 or 18.
Examinations are taken after about five years of secondary education.
British English: subsidiary ADJECTIVE
If something is subsidiary, it is less important than something else with which it is connected.
The economics ministry has increasingly played a subsidiary role to the finance ministry.

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Translation of secondaire from the Collins French to English
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