Definition of secondary source noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


secondary source

BrE BrE//ˈsekəndri sɔːs//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsekənderi sɔːrs//
jump to other results
a book or other source of information where the writer has taken the information from some other source and not collected it himself or herself compare primary source
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: secondary source