English adjective: external
|1.||external happening or arising or located outside or beyond some limits or especially surface|
|Samples||The external auditory canal.|
|Attribute||position, spatial relation|
|2.||external coming from the outside|
|Samples||Extraneous light in the camera spoiled the photograph.|
Relying upon an extraneous income.
Disdaining outside pressure groups.
|3.||external from or between other countries|
Developing nations need outside help.
|4.||external purely outward or superficial|
An external concern for reputation.
English noun: external
|1.||external (cognition) outward features|
|Samples||He enjoyed the solemn externals of religion.|
|Broader (hypernym)||characteristic, feature|