External+circumstances

  • 1 External — Ex*ter nal, a. [L. externus, fr. exter, exterus, on the outside, outward. See {Exterior}.] 1. Outward; exterior; relating to the outside, as of a body; being without; acting from without; opposed to {internal}; as, the external form or surface of …

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  • 2 External angles — External Ex*ter nal, a. [L. externus, fr. exter, exterus, on the outside, outward. See {Exterior}.] 1. Outward; exterior; relating to the outside, as of a body; being without; acting from without; opposed to {internal}; as, the external form or… …

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  • 3 external — I. adjective Etymology: Latin externus external, from exter more at exterior Date: 1542 1. a. capable of being perceived outwardly < external signs of a disease > b. (1) having merely the outward appearance of something ; superficia …

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  • 4 external — adj. & n. adj. 1 a of or situated on the outside or visible part (opp. INTERNAL). b coming or derived from the outside or an outside source. 2 relating to a country s foreign affairs. 3 outside the conscious subject (the external world). 4 (of… …

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  • 5 External relations of the Isle of Man — Under British law, the Isle of Man is a Crown dependency and not an integral part of the United Kingdom.However, the UK takes care of its external and defence affairs, and retains paramount power to legislate for the Island.CitizenshipThere is no …

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  • 6 external — externally, adv. /ik sterr nl/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to the outside or outer part; outer: an external surface. 2. Med. to be applied to the outside of a body, as a remedy: for external use only. 3. situated or being outside something; acting… …

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  • 7 external — exterior, external, extraneous, extrinsic 1. The four words are related, and all have meanings based on outside. Exterior and external both refer to the outside of things in contrast to the inside • (Most manufacturers describe their exterior… …

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  • 8 external — /əkˈstɜnəl / (say uhk sternuhl), /ɛk / (say ek ) adjective 1. of or relating to the outside or outer part; outer. 2. to be applied to the outside of a body, as a remedy. 3. situated or being outside something; acting or coming from without. 4.… …

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  • 9 Circumstances prior to the Malayan Emergency — In 1948, the Communists and the British colonial government in Malaya entered a period of guerrilla fighting which has become known to history as the Malayan Emergency. The name derives from the state of emergency declared by the colonial… …

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  • 10 Do otherwise in the same circumstances — The ability to choose and do otherwise in exactly the same circumstances is one of two criteria considered essential for libertarian free will and for moral responsibility. The other is the existence of alternative possibilities for action.[1]… …

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  • 11 His and Her Circumstances ♥ Act 1.0 — Infobox Album | Name = His and Her Circumstances ♥ Act 1.0 Type = Soundtrack Artist = Shiro Sagisu, Norio Ariga Yosui Inoue Background = gainsboro Released = 2004 (US) Recorded = Genre = Length = 1.1 Hours Label = Geneon (US) Producer = Reviews …

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  • 12 His and Her Circumstances ♥ Act 2.0 — Infobox Album | Name = His and Her Circumstances ♥ Act 2.0 Type = Soundtrack Artist = Shiro Sagisu Released = November 1 2005 (US) Recorded = Genre = Length = Label = Geneon (US) Producer = Reviews = * [http://www.animeondvd.com/reviews/musicview …

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  • 13 At the Villa of Reduced Circumstances — is the name of a book by Scottish author and academic Alexander McCall Smith, relating further matters in the life of the main character, Professor Dr Moritz Maria von Igelfeld.The Professor is a troubled German academic whose life s achievement… …

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  • 14 Automated external defibrillator — An automated external defibrillator or AED is a portable electronic device that automatically diagnoses the potentially life threatening cardiac arrhythmias of ventricular fibrillation and ventricular tachycardia in a patient,cite… …

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  • 15 by force of circumstances — caused by circumstances, brought about by external events …

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  • 16 china — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. a translucent ceramic material, biscuit fired at a high temperature, its glaze fired at a low temperature. 2. any porcelain ware. 3. plates, cups, saucers, etc., collectively. 4. figurines made of porcelain or ceramic material …

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  • 17 China — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. People s Republic of, a country in E Asia. 1,221,591,778; 3,691,502 sq. mi. (9,560,990 sq. km). Cap.: Beijing. 2. Republic of. Also called Nationalist China. a republic consisting mainly of the island of Taiwan off the SE coast …

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  • 18 ethics — /eth iks/, n.pl. 1. (used with a sing. or pl. v.) a system of moral principles: the ethics of a culture. 2. the rules of conduct recognized in respect to a particular class of human actions or a particular group, culture, etc.: medical ethics;… …

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  • 19 animal learning — ▪ zoology Introduction       the alternation of behaviour as a result of individual experience. When an organism can perceive and change its behaviour, it is said to learn.       That animals can learn seems to go without saying. The cat that… …

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  • 20 philosophy, Western — Introduction       history of Western philosophy from its development among the ancient Greeks to the present.       This article has three basic purposes: (1) to provide an overview of the history of philosophy in the West, (2) to relate… …

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