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English definition of “extrinsic”

extrinsic

adjective     /ekˈstrɪnzɪk/
coming from outside a particular person or thing: extrinsic incentives/motivation/rewards Extrinsic motivation exists when employees are able to satisfy their needs indirectly, most importantly, through monetary compensation.
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