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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. second: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. second, second, second: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. second, second: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. second: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. second: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. second, second, second, second: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Second, second, second: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. second: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. second: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. second: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. second: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. second: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. second: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. second (adj.), second (n.), second (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Second, second: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. second: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. second: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Second (Baroness album), Second (Raye EP), Second (angle), Second (chess), Second (curling), Second (disambiguation), Second (duel), Second (parliamentary procedure), Second (unit), Second, The Second: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Second: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. second: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. second: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. second, second (m): AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. second: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. Second: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  25. Second: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  26. second: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  27. second: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  28. second: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  29. second: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  30. second: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  31. second: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. second: The Organon: A Conceptually Indexed Dictionary (by Genus and Differentia) [home, info]
  2. Second: Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary [home, info]
  3. second-: A Cross Reference of Latin and Greek Elements [home, info]
  4. Second: Encyclopedia of Organ Stops [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Second: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  2. Second (parliamentary), Second (time), second: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  3. second: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. second: Computer Telephony & Electronics Dictionary and Glossary [home, info]
  2. Second (time), second: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. second: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. Second (rock climbing), Second (time), second: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. SECOND: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. second: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (8 matching dictionaries)
  1. Second: Eric Weisstein's World of Astronomy [home, info]
  2. Second: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]
  3. Second: Eric Weisstein's World of Physics [home, info]
  4. second: MATH SPOKEN HERE! [home, info]
  5. second: Bryological [home, info]
  6. Second: Extragalactic Astronomy [home, info]
  7. second: General Chemistry Online [home, info]
  8. second ( or s or sec) [2], second ( or s or sec) [3], second ( or sec) [4], second (s or ) [6], second (s or sec) [5], second (s or sec or ) [1]: How Many? A Dictionary of Units of Measurement [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. second: The Folk File [home, info]
  2. second: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (1 matching dictionary)
  1. second: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. second: Webster's New World Telecom Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Second: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  3. Second: Explosives [home, info]
  4. second: Rane Professional Audio Reference [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (second)

noun:  a speech seconding a motion ("Do I hear a second?")
noun:  the official attendant of a contestant in a duel or boxing match
noun:  a 60th part of a minute of arc ("The treasure is 2 minutes and 45 seconds south of here")
noun:  following the first in an ordering or series ("He came in a close second")
noun:  1/60 of a minute; the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
noun:  the fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is stationed near 2nd base
noun:  merchandise that has imperfections; usually sold at a reduced price without the brand name
noun:  the gear that has the second lowest forward gear ratio in the gear box of a motor vehicle ("He had to shift down into second to make the hill")
noun:  a particular point in time
noun:  an indefinitely short time
verb:  transfer an employee to a different, temporary assignment ("The officer was seconded for duty overseas")
verb:  give support or one's approval to ("I'll second that motion")
adjective:  coming next after the first in position in space or time or degree or magnitude
adjective:  having the second highest gear ratio ("Second gear")
adjective:  coming next after first ("A second chance")
adjective:  a part or voice or instrument or orchestra section lower in pitch than or subordinate to the first ("Second flute")
adverb:  in the second place ("Second, we must consider the economy")
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #78420)

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