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adjective accessory, alternative, ancillary, auxiliary, collateral, contingency, derived, following, indirect, inferior, junior, less important, lesser, minor, subaltern, subordinate, subsequent, subsidiary, substitute, unessential, unimportant, vicarious
Associated concepts: secondary boycott, secondary evidence, secondary liability
See also: ancillary, circumstantial, collateral, contributory, deputy, derivative, extrinsic, immaterial, incidental, inferior, insignificant, minor, null, pendent, peripheral, plenipotentiary, replacement, slight, subaltern, subordinate, subservient, subsidiary, succedaneum, supplementary, unessential

SECONDARY, construction. That which comes after the first, which is primary: as, the primary law of, nations the secondary law of nations.

SECONDARY, English law. An officer who is second or next to the chief officer; as secondaries to the prothonotaries of the courts of king's bench, or common pleas; secondary of the remembrancer in the exchequer, &c. Jacob, L. D. h.t.

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Secondary colour 0-Absent; 1-white; 2-cream; 3- of root bark yellow; 4-orangish; 5-orangish brown; 6-pinkish; 7-red; 8- reddish purple; 9-dark purple.
Digital Colour Correction brings an expanded palette, such as secondary colour correction, restoration of faded colours, and dynamic grades.
lustre processes images of any resolution (2K, 4K and above), and provides industry-leading primary and secondary colour correction tools.
The new FSC language will evolve, taking on additional eCydialectseCO further along the line through secondary colour schemes.
Digital Images has also decided to add Digital Vision's recently introduced HD ACP- Viper, the advanced primary and secondary colour processor with Viper advanced keying.
For instance, Chapter 3 starts with (1) why jadeite comes in so many colours, and then points out the differences between (2) the primary colouring elements Fe, Cr and Mn, and the secondary colours caused by oxidation and decomposition, and ends with (3) the 'base' or 'fabric' of fei cui jade.
I've only use the three primary colours in creating the pieces," Maria explains -- the secondary colours being a result of the mixing and blending of the acrylics, watercolours, crayons and fabrics with which she works.