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secundus

[suh-kuhn-duh s]
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adjective
  1. (in prescriptions) second.

Origin of secundus

Borrowed into English from Latin around 1820–30
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  • Secundus was a stout seaman, and owned his own vessel when he was yet a young man.

    Micah Clarke

    Arthur Conan Doyle

  • For the rest, your letter informs me, my dearest Secundus, on what day you reached Bithynia.

  • You did me justice, my dearest Secundus, in confiding in my affection towards you.

  • Secundus nodded to Primus, who stood up awkwardly and then vanished with a pop.

    Freudian Slip

    Franklin Abel

  • "We are—" Secundus thought a moment, then spread his hands with a helpless smile.

    Freudian Slip

    Franklin Abel