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internaladjective [not gradable]

us   /ɪnˈtɜr·nəl/
existing, intended for, or happening inside a person, organization, place, country, etc.: the internal organs of the body The bank will conduct an internal investigation.
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internaladjective

uk   /ɪnˈtɜː.nəl/ us   /ɪnˈtɝː.nəl/
B2 existing or happening inside a person, object, organization, place, or country: He sustained injuries to his arms, legs, and several internal organs. The bank conducted its own internal investigation into the robbery. The government warned its neighbours not to interfere in its internal affairs.
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internally
adverb uk   /ɪnˈtɜː.nəl.i/ us   /ɪnˈtɝː.nəl.i/
C1 This medicine is for external use only and should not be taken internally.
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"internal" in Business English

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internaladjective

uk   /ɪnˈtɜːnəl/ us  
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
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