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English adjective: sec

1. sec (of champagne) moderately dry




English noun: sec

1. sec (time) 1/60 of a minute; the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites

Synonymss, second

Broader (hypernym)time unit, unit of time

Narrower (hyponym)leap second

Part holonymmillisecond, msec

Part meronymmin, minute

2. sec ratio of the hypotenuse to the adjacent side of a right-angled triangle


Broader (hypernym)circular function, trigonometric function

3. SEC (group) an independent federal agency that oversees the exchange of securities to protect investors

SynonymsSecurities and Exchange Commission

Broader (hypernym)independent agency

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