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Synonyms for external

appearing as such but not necessarily so

Synonyms for external

outward features

happening or arising or located outside or beyond some limits or especially surface

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coming from the outside

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from or between other countries

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purely outward or superficial

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References in classic literature ?
Entitled to special mention, also, is spiritual Romance, where attention is centered not on external events, which may here be treated in somewhat shadowy fashion, but on the deeper questions of life.
Questions to be asked in regard to external style are such as these: Is it good or bad, careful or careless, clear and easy or confused and difficult; simple or complex; terse and forceful (perhaps colloquial) or involved and stately; eloquent, balanced, rhythmical; vigorous, or musical, languid, delicate and decorative; varied or monotonous; plain or figurative; poor or rich in connotation and poetic suggestiveness; beautiful, or only clear and strong?
Thus, so far as knowledge of detached facts is concerned, the advantage is on the side of self-knowledge as against external observation.
The net result seems to be that, though self-knowledge has a definite and important contribution to make to psychology, it is exceedingly misleading unless it is constantly checked and controlled by the test of external observation, and by the theories which such observation suggests when applied to animal behaviour.
Such things as desires and beliefs, which seem obvious to introspection, are not visible directly to external observation.
All the above characteristics of instinct can be established by purely external observation, except the fact that instinct does not require prevision.
The Report presents a detailed analysis of India's external debt position at end-March 2013, based on the data released by the Reserve Bank of India on June 27, 2013.
The diagnosis of these vascular malformations of the external auditory canal may be challenging.
To the best of our knowledge, this is the first time internal and external gas assist have been used together to mold a large structural part with a Class A surface.
Taking advantage of a highly favorable external environment, President Lula's government has followed highly restrained economic policies that have put the Brazilian economy on a sounder footing and that have substantially reduced Brazil's external vulnerabilities.
At least one year before the deadline, management should assign a project leader, establish a time line and a project team, engage outside assistance if necessary, set scoping criteria, "assess risk" and review the section 404 plan with the audit committee and external auditors.
non-life insurance companies will have the greatest hand in external spending when it comes to IT.
Since most of these disturbances vary on a timescale of minutes to hours and the EDM experiment is essentially insensitive to moderate disturbances on a timescale below about 10 s we decided to test an external Helmholtz-like coil system which would be able to cancel slow ambient field variations.
The expanded specifications, called Gen1m and Gen2m, are targeted at "short" backplane and External Desktop Applications.