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internal

EN[ɪnˈtɝnəl] [-ɜː(r)nəl]
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  • Internal may refer to:
  • Internality as a concept in behavioural economics
  • Neijia, internal styles of Chinese martial arts
  • Neigong or "internal skills", a type of exercise in meditation associated with Daoism

    Definition of internal in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveCOMmore internalSUPmost internalPREinter-SUF-al
    1. inside of something.
      1. We saw the internal compartments
    2. within the body.
      1. Her bleeding was internal
    3. concerned with the domestic affairs of a nation, state or other political community.
      1. The nation suffered from internal conflicts
    4. concerned with the non-public affairs of a company or other organisation.
      1. An internal investigation was conducted
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • Cell pellets were extracted at 4°C with 15% TCA containing 13 C, 15 N-ATP as the internal standard, and then neutralized with a mixture of trioctylamine and 1,1,2-trichlorotrifluoroethane.
      • The ANOVA analysis did not reveal any differences (F 2,12 = 3.44, p = .066) between genotypes in the level of a nonamidated peptide [ …] that served as an internal control.
      • Introspectability cannot be the mark of the mental because one can introspect physical states, like indigestion or other internal physical events in the body.
    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
      • Internal herniation of contents within a peritoneal sac of the right paramesocolic hernia formed abdominal cocoon which simulated volvulus neonatorum.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives
      • Morphemes
        • Suffixes
          • Words by suffix
            • Words suffixed with -al
      Related Links:
      1. en internals
      2. en internalin
      3. en internally
      4. en internality
      5. en internalism
      Source: Wiktionary
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      Grammatically, this word "internal" is an adjective. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe.
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