Meaning of INTERNAL in English

■ adjective

1》 of or situated on the inside.

↘inside the body.

↘existing within an organization.

↘relating to affairs and activities within a country: ~ flights.

2》 experienced in one's mind: ~ feelings.

3》 Brit. (of a student) attending a university as well as taking its examinations.

■ noun ( ~s ) inner parts or features.


~ity noun

~ly adverb


C16: from mod. L. ~is , from L. internus 'inward, ~'.

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