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internal

adjective
 
 
/ɪnˈtɜːnəl/
relating to activities, decisions, etc. within a particular organization or company, not outside it: New directives were issued in an internal memo to board members. internal communications/investigations/reviews
GOVERNMENT relating to activities, decisions, etc. within a particular country: internal affairs/policies →  Compare domestic
Translations of “internal”
in Korean 안의…
in Arabic داخِلي…
in French interne, intérieur…
in Turkish iç, dâhilî, (beden) iç…
in Italian interno…
in Chinese (Traditional) 體內的, 內部的, 國內的…
in Russian внутренний…
in Polish wewnętrzny, krajowy…
in Spanish interno, interior…
in Portuguese interno…
in German inner, Innen-……
in Catalan intern…
in Japanese 内部の, 体内の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 体内的, 内部的, 国内的…
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