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second

(Backer), noun advocate, aide, angel, backer, champion, endorser, patron, promoter, supporter

second

(Moment), noun before you know it, brief peeiod of time, flash, flash of an eyelid, instant

second

verb approve, assist, authorize, back, back up, confirm, endorse, favor, pass, ratify, receipt, recommend, sanction, stand behind, subscribe, support, validate, vote for, warrant
Associated concepts: second lien
See also: abet, abettor, advocate, agree, aid, approve, assist, assistant, backer, bear, concur, confirm, countersign, deputy, endorse, help, indorse, justify, organize, point, proctor, promote, recommend, replacement, side, support, uphold

SECOND. A measure equal to one sixtieth part of a minute. Vide Measure.

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But her ideas were not as inflexible as might seem for while she also designed single-colour borders she did so HOME But for those who may not trust their instinct, Jekyll, drawing upon her training as an artist, did lay down some useful ground rules based upon the theory of the colour wheel in which the spectrum is shown as a rainbow circle of primary and secondary colours.
Press the button on the colour wheel to see how it makes white, or breaks down into primary colours (red, blue, yellow) and secondary colours (green, orange, violet).
Think about the use of primary and secondary colours in Kim Fernandes's Little Mouse books.