Definitions for internal

Definitions for (adj) internal

Main entry: internal

Definition: happening or arising or located within some limits or especially surface

Usage: internal organs; internal mechanism of a toy; internal party maneuvering

Main entry: inner, interior, internal

Definition: located inward

Usage: 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.

Main entry: interior, internal, home, national

Definition: inside the country

Usage: the British Home Office has broader responsibilities than the United States Department of the Interior; the nation's internal politics

Main entry: intragroup, internal

Definition: occurring within an institution or community

Usage: intragroup squabbling within the corporation

Main entry: inner, internal, intimate

Definition: innermost or essential

Usage: the inner logic of Cubism; the internal contradictions of the theory; the intimate structure of matter

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