noun. painful menstruation.
- primary dysmenorrhea
adjective. ['ˈsɛkənˌdɛri'] being of second rank or importance or value; not direct or immediate.
adjective. ['ˈsɛkənˌdɛri'] not of major importance.
adjective. ['ˈsɛkənˌdɛri'] depending on or incidental to what is original or primary.
noun. ['ˈsɛkənˌdɛri'] coil such that current is induced in it by passing a current through the primary coil.
- secondary coil
- secondary winding
noun. ['ˈsɛkənˌdɛri'] the defensive football players who line up behind the linemen.
adjective. ['ˈsɛkənˌdɛri'] belonging to a lower class or rank.
adjective. ['ˈsɛkənˌdɛri'] inferior in rank or status.
Example sentences of the word secondary-dysmenorrhea
1. Noun Phrase
This pain usually occurs before or during a period -- producing secondary dysmenorrhea -- but it may persist between periods as well.