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internal

Overview

This page has 5 definitions of internal in English and Indonesian. Internal is an adjective. Examples of how to use internal in a sentence are shown. Also define these 6 related words and terms: inside, within, domestic, non-public, internal, and intern.

English

Etymology

From Middle English internall, internalle, from Medieval Latin internālis (of or pertaining to the inner part), from Latin internus (internal) + -ālis, equivalent to intern +‎ -al.

Pronunciation

Adjective

internal (comparative more internal, superlative most internal)

  1. inside of something
    We saw the internal compartments of the machine.
  2. within the body
    Her bleeding was internal.
    • Within definition
      In the inner part, spatially; physically inside. (1 of 3 within definitions)
  3. concerned with the domestic affairs of a nation, state or other political community.
    The nation suffered from internal conflicts.
    the minister of internal affairs
  4. concerned with the non-public affairs of a company or other organisation
    An internal investigation was conducted.
    • Non-Public definition
      Alternative spelling of nonpublic

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Indonesian

Etymology

From English internal, from Middle English internall, internalle, from Medieval Latin internālis (of or pertaining to the inner part), from Latin internus (internal) + -ālis, equivalent to intern +‎ -al.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ɪntərˈnal]
  • Hyphenation: in‧têr‧nal

Adjective

internal (first-person possessive internalku, second-person possessive internalmu, third-person possessive internalnya)

  1. internal.
    Synonym: intern
    • Intern definition
      A person who is interned, forcibly or voluntarily.

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