Business / Finance / Secular: Long-term time frame (10-50 years or more).

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Secular Noun Synonyms: worldly, terrestrial, mundane, temporal, material, lay, laic or laical, non-clerical, non-ecclesiastic(al), non-spiritual, non-religious, civil, state

Secular Market

Business / Taxes / Secular Market: A secular market is one that moves in the same direction — up or down — for an extended period. Benchmark indexes continue to rise to new, higher levels during a secular bull market despite some s MORE

Secular Music

Entertainment / Music / Secular Music: Nonreligious music: when texted, usually in the vernacular. MORE

Apparent Secular Trend

Science / Tides and Currents / Apparent Secular Trend: The non-periodic tendency of sea level to rise, fall, or remain stationary with time. Technically, it is frequently defined as the slope of a least-squares line of regression through a relatively long MORE

Secular Variation

Science / Geology / Secular Variation: Slow changes in the orientation of the Earth's magnetic field that appear to be long lasting and internal in origin as opposed to rapid fluctuations, which are external in origin. MORE


Entertainment / Literature / Ode: A long, often elaborate stanzaic poem of varying line lengths and sometimes intricate rhyme schemes dealing with a serious subject matter and treating it reverently. The ode is usually much longer tha MORE


Entertainment / Music / Blues: African-American form of secular folk music, related to jazz, that is based on a simple, repetitive poetic-musical structure. MORE