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Second

1. See: Second mortgage.

2. See: Second round.
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Here he rested on one knee, while the referee raced off the seconds.
This chronometer was set within the tenth of a second by that of Murchison the engineer.
The two seconds adjusted the cases, and the whole party left the ground in a much more lively manner than they had proceeded to it.
You must admit that this young fellow was not born to eat all the good things he does eat; for instance, such things as we have on the table now; this pasty that has not been touched, these crawfish from the River Marne, of which we have hardly taken any, and which are almost as large as lobsters; all these things will at once be taken to second Bertaudiere, with a bottle of that Volnay which you think so excellent.
For their prelates; when they are proud and great, there is also danger from them; as it was in the times of Anselmus, and Thomas Becket, Archbishops of Canterbury; who, with their croziers, did almost try it with the king's sword; and yet they had to deal with stout and haughty kings, William Rufus, Henry the First, and Henry the Second.
To his secret feeling there was something repulsive in a woman's second marriage, and no match would prevent him from feeling it a sort of desecration for Dorothea.
Many nights and even months passed before he asked the fairies for his second wish; and I am not sure that I quite know why he delayed so long.
This object could not be anything else but the second bulb, that is to say, the quintessence of all the hopes of the prisoner.
In the second place, the middle first-floor back window looked out on a little stone balcony, built on the top of the porch over the garden door.
That shows our Master's contempt for mere Art," said the Second Poet, grinning.
It is apparent that Avis Everhard completed the Manuscript during the last days of preparation for the Second Revolt; hence the fact that there is no mention of the disastrous outcome of the Second Revolt.
With the second, the slave-morality, the case is different.