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[sek-uh nd-jen-uh-rey-shuh n] /ˈsɛk əndˌdʒɛn əˈreɪ ʃən/
being the second generation of a family to be born in a particular country:
the oldest son of second-generation Americans.
being the native-born child of naturalized parents.
being a revised or improved version of a product, system, service, etc.:
Production has been increased with second-generation robots. Unabridged
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  • A considerable proportion of first and secondgeneration migrants are bilingual.
  • secondgeneration implants also saw the introduction of various double lumen designs.
  • Work immediately began on a new and improved secondgeneration machine.
  • It is proposed to be used as a secondgeneration fusion power source.
  • secondgeneration antihistamines do not have a useful effect on colds.

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