of third rank, importance, or value

Tertiary

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Tertiary

\ ˈtər-shē-ˌer-ē , -shə-rē \ – verb

of third rank, importance, or valuemerriam-webster.com
Bill Clinton … has passed through the tertiary and quaternary stages and is well on his way to millenary integrity.Cullen Murphy, Atlantic, January/February 2003