[ sek-uh nd-jen-uh-rey-shuh n ]
/ ˈsɛk əndˌdʒɛn əˈreɪ ʃən /


being the second generation of a family to be born in a particular country: the oldest son of second-generation Americans.
being the native-born child of naturalized parents.
being a revised or improved version of a product, system, service, etc.: Production has been increased with second-generation robots.

Nearby words

  1. second-class,
  2. second-class citizen,
  3. second-degree burn,
  4. second-degree murder,
  5. second-foot,
  6. second-guess,
  7. second-hand,
  8. second-homer,
  9. second-rate,
  10. second-story Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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