Definition of external in English Dictionary

  • AdjectifCOMmore externalSUPmost externalSUF-al
    1. Outside of something; on the exterior.
      1. This building has some external pipework.
    2. Not intrinsic nor essential; accidental; accompanying; superficial.
      1. Foreign; relating to or connected with foreign nations.
        1. external trade or commerce; the external relations of a state or kingdom
      2. (anatomy) Away from the mesial plane of the body; lateral.
        1. Provided by something or somenone outside of the entity (object, group, company etc.) considered.
        2. Plus d'exemples
          1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
            • The old description of her departed predecessor, " a Yankee cheese-box on a raft," will give one a better idea of her external appearance than any chapter which could be written.
            • The modal analysis was used to characterize the eigenoscillation behaviour of the structure without external excitation.
            • In January 2013, the government announced that it had reached a deal with creditors to restructure its $544 million commercial external debt, commonly referred to as the “superbond.”
          2. Utilisé au début de la phrase
            • External cervical resorption is the loss of dental hard tissue as a result of odontoclastic action; it usually begins on the cervical region of the root surface of the teeth.
        • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
          1. Adjectifs
            • Morphèmes
              • Suffixes
                • Paroles de suffixe
                  • Words suffixed with -al
            Liens Connexes:
            1. en externality
            2. en externalization
            3. en externalism
            4. en externals
            5. en externally
            Source: Wiktionnaire
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            Meaning of external for the defined word.

            Grammaticalement, ce mot "external" est un adjectif. C'est aussi un morphème, plus spécifiquement, un suffixe.
            Difficulté: Niveau 1
            Facile     ➨     Difficile
            Définition: Niveau 5
            Précis    ➨     Polyvalent