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INTERNAL adjective

Definition of internal (adjective)

  1. happening or arising or located within some limits or especially surface
    • "internal organs"; "internal mechanism of a toy"; "internal party maneuvering"
    • antonym: external
  2. occurring within an institution or community
    • "intragroup squabbling within the corporation"
    • synonyms: intragroup
  3. inside the country
    • "the British Home Office has broader responsibilities than the United States Department of the Interior"; "the nation's internal politics"
    • synonyms: home, interior, national
  4. located inward
    • "Beethoven's manuscript looks like a bloody record of a tremendous inner battle"- Leonard Bernstein; "she thinks she has no soul, no interior life, but the truth is that she has no access to it"- David Denby; "an internal sense of rightousness"- A.R.Gurney,Jr.
    • synonyms: inner, interior
  5. innermost or essential
    • "the inner logic of Cubism"; "the internal contradictions of the theory"; "the intimate structure of matter"
    • synonyms: inner, intimate
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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