Secondary union

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Related to Secondary union: primary union, secondary intention
(Surg.) the union of wounds after suppuration; union by the second intention.

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The debacle has been ongoing for years and the two secondary unions said the Fine Gael/Labour Coalition is refusing to listen to what they have to say.
The authors demonstrate that post secondary unions are less prevalent and less influential compared to their primary and secondary educational sector counterparts in Ireland.