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- 1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
- 1898 - Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today.
- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
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- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1920 - A dictionary of scientific terms.
- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
- 1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
- 1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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Something that acts subordinately to another; as the secondary symptoms of a disease; that is, those which supervene on the primary. A secondary amputation is one performed after the constitutional effects of an injury have mainly passed away. See Fever, secondary; and Haemorrhagia, for Secondary Hemorrhage.
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Second or subordinate in order of time, development, interdependence, importance, etc.; of an electrical current, induced.
Of organic compounds in chemistry, having a substituted radicle in a hydrocarbon attached to a carbon atom which itself is connected with two other carbon atoms. The term is also applied to amins, amids, phosphins, stibines, and arsins in which two of the hydrogen atoms of ammonia, phosphoreted hydrogen, etc., are replaced by radicles.
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- Belonging to, or characteristic of, a system of elementary education which combined manual training with other instruction, advocated and practiced by Jean Henri Pestalozzi (1746-1827), Swiss teacher. An advocate or follower the system of Pestalozzi. pes-ta-lot'si-an, adj. pertaining to graduated object-teaching as originated by Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi (1745-1827).