What does internal mean?

Definitions for internal
ɪnˈtɜr nlin·ter·nal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. internaladjective

    happening or arising or located within some limits or especially surface

    "internal organs"; "internal mechanism of a toy"; "internal party maneuvering"

  2. internal, intragroupadjective

    occurring within an institution or community

    "intragroup squabbling within the corporation"

  3. home(a), interior(a), internal, nationaladjective

    inside the country

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

  4. inner, interior, internaladjective

    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.

  5. inner, internal, intimateadjective

    innermost or essential

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

Wiktionary

  1. internaladjective

    inside of something

    We saw the internal compartments

  2. internaladjective

    within the body

    Her bleeding was internal

  3. internaladjective

    concerned with the domestic affairs of a nation, state or other political community.

    The nation suffered from internal conflicts

  4. internaladjective

    concerned with the non-public affairs of a company or other organisation

    An internal investigation was conducted

  5. Etymology: From internalis, from internus + -alis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Internaladjective

    inward; interior; being within any limit or surface; inclosed; -- opposed to external; as, the internal parts of a body, or of the earth

  2. Internaladjective

    derived from, or dependent on, the thing itself; inherent; as, the internal evidence of the divine origin of the Scriptures

  3. Internaladjective

    pertaining to its own affairs or interests; especially, (said of a country) domestic, as opposed to foreign; as, internal trade; internal troubles or war

  4. Internaladjective

    pertaining to the inner being or the heart; spiritual

  5. Internaladjective

    intrinsic; inherent; real

  6. Internaladjective

    lying toward the mesial plane; mesial

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Internal

    in-tėr′nal, adj. being in the interior: domestic, as opposed to foreign: intrinsic: pertaining to the heart:—opp. to External.—n. Internal′ity.—adv. Inter′nally.—Internal evidence, evidence with regard to a thing, subject, book, &c. afforded by its intrinsic qualities. [L. internus-inter, within.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'internal' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1516

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'internal' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3174

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'internal' in Adjectives Frequency: #185

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of internal in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of internal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of internal in a Sentence

  1. Purvi Raniga:

    Each deep breath taken during Yoga practice builds internal strength and resilience.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    People who are mentally low or slow often go with the flow in the direction that news channels show and even though they get big blow in a row, yet don't know when, where and how, Such duffers continue to dump their mind with news junk of media, so they never logically grow and rather throw away all common sense to bow before the internal hidden nation's foes

  3. Winfried Kretschmann:

    I think it is not on at all for a foreign state to interfere in our internal affairs, we are responsible for these institutions and no one else. We will judge these institutions with our own discretion and we are aware of nothing negative about these institutions.

  4. Nasser Bourita:

    I think it is clear that the interference of Iran in the internal affairs of the Arab and Muslim countries won’t stop in (the) Middle-East and in the Gulf Countries.

  5. Intel Corp:

    An ongoing investigation by internal and external counsel has confirmed a violation of Intel's non-fraternization policy, which applies to all managers.

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