coil such that current is induced in it by passing a current through the primary coil
- secondary coil - secondary winding
the defensive football players who line up behind the linemen
belonging to a lower class or rank
not of major importance
"played a secondary role in world events"
depending on or incidental to what is original or primary
"a secondary infection"
inferior in rank or status
"the junior faculty"
"a lowly corporal"
"a subordinate functionary"
- junior grade - lower ranking
being of second rank or importance or value
not direct or immediate
"the stone will be hauled to a secondary crusher"
"a secondary source"
"a secondary issue"