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1. secondary

adjective. ['ˈsɛkənˌdɛri'] being of second rank or importance or value; not direct or immediate.

Synonyms

  • inessential
  • vicarious
  • supplemental
  • unoriginal
  • auxiliary
  • alternative
  • alternate
  • utility
  • supplementary
  • substitute
  • unessential
  • indirect
  • collateral
  • standby
  • second-string
  • subsidiary
  • thirdhand
  • secondhand

Antonyms

  • essential
  • primary
  • unexpendable
  • inessentiality

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Words that Rhyme with Secondary Storage

  • forage
  • burridge

Example sentences of the word secondary-storage


1. Noun Phrase
The function of secondary storage is the long-term retention of data in a computer system.

2. Noun Phrase
Unlike primary storage, secondary storage also doesn't directly access the computer's CPU.

3. Noun Phrase
Magnetic drives, or hard drives, are the most common form of secondary storage.

4. Noun Phrase
Another Amazon Basics option, this cute circular metal tray table features a secondary storage bin underneath.

2. secondary

adjective. ['ˈsɛkənˌdɛri'] not of major importance.

Antonyms

  • unobligated

3. secondary

adjective. ['ˈsɛkənˌdɛri'] depending on or incidental to what is original or primary.

Synonyms

  • incidental

Antonyms

  • important
  • necessary

4. secondary

noun. ['ˈsɛkənˌdɛri'] coil such that current is induced in it by passing a current through the primary coil.

Synonyms

  • secondary coil
  • secondary winding
  • coil

Antonyms

  • fresh
  • creative
  • unoriginality
  • unconventional

5. storage

noun. ['ˈstɔrədʒ, ˈstɔrɪdʒ'] the act of storing something.

Synonyms

  • retention
  • keeping
  • filing

Antonyms

  • dislodge
  • nonpayment
  • withdraw
  • take

Etymology

  • -age (English)
  • -age (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • store (English)

6. storage

noun. ['ˈstɔrədʒ, ˈstɔrɪdʒ'] a depository for goods.

Synonyms

  • powder magazine
  • dump
  • granary
  • treasure house
  • railhead
  • powder store
  • depot
  • magazine
  • store
  • depository
  • depositary
  • garner
  • repository
  • entrepot
  • deposit
  • storage warehouse
  • warehouse

Antonyms

  • procedure
  • routine
  • subroutine
  • operating system

Etymology

  • -age (English)
  • -age (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • store (English)

7. storage

noun. ['ˈstɔrədʒ, ˈstɔrɪdʒ'] the commercial enterprise of storing goods and materials.

Synonyms

  • tankage
  • cold storage
  • business enterprise
  • commercial enterprise
  • business
  • stowage

Antonyms

  • permeability
  • nonconformity
  • noncompliance
  • authoring language

Etymology

  • -age (English)
  • -age (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • store (English)

8. storage

noun. ['ˈstɔrədʒ, ˈstɔrɪdʒ'] depositing in a warehouse.

Synonyms

  • stockpiling
  • deposition
  • repositing
  • deposit
  • reposition

Antonyms

  • lose
  • buy
  • anode
  • spread

Etymology

  • -age (English)
  • -age (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • store (English)

9. storage

noun. ['ˈstɔrədʒ, ˈstɔrɪdʒ'] (computer science) the process of storing information in a computer memory or on a magnetic tape or disk.

Synonyms

  • fragmentation
  • machine operation

Antonyms

  • freeware
  • beta software
  • alpha software

Etymology

  • -age (English)
  • -age (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • store (English)

10. storage

noun. ['ˈstɔrədʒ, ˈstɔrɪdʒ'] an electronic memory device.

Synonyms

  • information processing system
  • volatile storage
  • fixed storage
  • storage device
  • virtual memory
  • computer storage
  • read-only storage
  • computing machine
  • electronic computer
  • computer hardware
  • data processor
  • computer
  • real storage
  • memory board
  • virtual storage
  • ROM
  • register
  • store
  • scratchpad
  • computer memory
  • hardware
  • nonvolatile storage
  • computing device
  • memory device
  • memory
  • non-volatile storage

Antonyms

  • software
  • non-volatile storage
  • nonvolatile storage
  • software program

Etymology

  • -age (English)
  • -age (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • store (English)
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