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internal

adjective absorbed, domestic, domesticus, enclosed, implanted, infixed, ingrained, inmost, innate, inner, innermost, inside, interior, intestinus, private, under the surface, within boundary lines
Associated concepts: internal affairs, Internal Revenue
See also: domestic, household, inherent, interior, intrinsic, subjective
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an island, which may be compared to a castle situated on the summit of a lofty submarine mountain, protected by a great wall of coral-rock, always steep externally and sometimes internally, with a broad level summit, here and there breached by a narrow gateway, through which the largest ships can enter the wide and deep encircling moat.
I went down to dinner resolving to be cheerful and well-conducted, and kept my resolution very creditably, considering how my head ached and how internally wretched I felt.
Turlington internally cursed his own irritable temper.
Well, consider henceforth that I smile internally, with my soul, if you please, my soul.
The virtue of the pillar shalt thou strive after: more beautiful doth it ever become, and more graceful--but internally harder and more sustaining-- the higher it riseth.
I guess you mean internally, Nancy," he said dryly.
Sapsea reads it to himself with a lofty air, and then, slowly pacing the room with his thumbs in the arm-holes of his waistcoat, repeats it from memory: so internally, though with much dignity, that the word
Miss Miggs was about to add, and had, indeed, begun to add, that, taking them in the abstract, dustmen were far more eligible matches than soldiers, though, to be sure, when people were past choosing they must take the best they could get, and think themselves well off too; but her vexation and chagrin being of that internally bitter sort which finds no relief in words, and is aggravated to madness by want of contradiction, she could hold out no longer, and burst into a storm of sobs and tears.
All there was sunny and quiet externally, and shady and quiet internally.
A NEW INTERPRETIVE rule from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) reinforces the position that employees who report whistleblowing-type complaints internally to their company-as opposed to reporting it first to the SEC-will still receive protection from employer retaliation.
SOUNDBITE: (Arabic) Lois David, internally displace person from Maridi County.
ISLAMABAD -- The number of internally displaced families fleeing conflict in Iraq has reached 521,000 according to a government official on Friday.