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English definition of “inner”

inner

adjective [not gradable]    /ˈɪn·ər/
inside or contained within something else: These islands lie between the bay’s outer and inner sections. She met life’s challenges with courage and inner strength (= the strength of her character or spirit). Simpson was part of the club’s inner circle (= the most powerful group).
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