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My internal organs were queueing up in my throat. The Sun (2016)Tests disclosed that he had suffered internal bleeding from a ruptured spleen. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It changed with a single invention: the internal combustion engine. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This includes internal flights, gratuities and most drinks. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The inquiry is now conducting an internal review as to whether the fact-finding should proceed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They have been placed under surveillance by the French internal security agency. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Government should reserve slots for internal flights, too. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Last month it emerged that all investigative strands would be retained after an internal review concluded that it should not be scaled back. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It boosts your immune system, reduces your chance of getting a cold and keeps your internal organs working efficiently. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Neither has spoken in public, although Sky have conducted an internal inquiry and said they found no wrongdoing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is powered by electric motors and a small internal combustion engine. The Sun (2010)Two employees left the company after an internal review of executive compensation. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They knocked through two internal walls to connect three rooms. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The police insist that they had a case but are holding an internal inquiry anyway. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This triggers massive internal bleeding that can kill rapidly. The Sun (2008)This may occur due to internal bleeding. Times, Sunday Times (2006)How does an internal combustion engine work? A Short Guide to Writing About Science (1995)Each internal organ of the fish and its bones can be seen clearly throughout its life. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The bank will also hire a consultant to review internal controls. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They do so principally for reasons internal to the two largest parties. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He said that an internal inquiry would be held. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He had internal bleeding and a brain haemorrhage and was in a coma for six months. The Sun (2009)Anyone who can overhaul an internal combustion engine can hold his own in the intelligence department. Christianity Today (2000)That could change after an internal review. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Such radical changes in our foreign economic policies will lead to great changes in our internal ones as well. Inside Perestroika: The Future of the Soviet Economy (1990)The chain said initial investigations suggested an outside hacker was not to blame and the firm was urgently reviewing internal security. The Sun (2014)Does a plot hatched abroad but aimed at the homeland properly lie with an internal security service or an external intelligence agency? Times, Sunday Times (2012)The internal flights were more expensive than getting to Goa. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It has also agreed to reimburse his expenses for the additional internal flight in Ethiopia. Times, Sunday Times (2015)For the other two or three, you risk having to take internal flights. Times, Sunday Times (2009)While there was no evidence of foul play, there were no internal organs left to examine. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We have two internal body clocks - the primary one is influenced by daylight and controls your sleep via the food. The Sun (2014)
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British English: internal /ɪnˈtɜːnl/ ADJECTIVE
You use internal to describe things that exist or happen inside a place or organization.
The country increased internal security.
- American English: internal
- Arabic: دَاخِلِيٌّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: interno
- Chinese: 内部的
- Croatian: unutrašnji
- Czech: interní
- Danish: indre
- Dutch: intern
- European Spanish: interno
- Finnish: sisäinen
- French: interne
- German: intern
- Greek: ενδόμυχος
- Italian: interno
- Japanese: 内部の
- Korean: 내부의
- Norwegian: intern
- Polish: wewnętrzny
- European Portuguese: interno
- Romanian: intern
- Russian: внутренний
- Spanish: interno interior
- Swedish: inre
- Thai: ภายใน
- Turkish: iç organ vb
- Ukrainian: внутрішній
- Vietnamese: nội bộ
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