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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Of third rank, degree or importance.

Usage examples (37)
  • I'd always been scared of people with tertiary education and high intellects in case they found me wanting. I thought they viewed me as just a welder who knew a few jokes.
  • "That's what they call tertiary recovery," Clark said.
  • Academic Capacity - measured by the graduates 'performance in tertiary education.
  • It seems like adding figure-tertiary is just making up semantics to satisfy presentational concerns. for more
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