[ik-sten-yoo-ey-shuh n] /ɪkˌstɛn yuˈeɪ ʃən/
the act of .
the state of being .
something that ; a partial excuse:
The youth of the defendant served as an extenuation.
early 15c., from Latin extenuationem (nominative extenuatio), noun of action from past participle stem of extenuare (see extenuate).
[ik-sten-yoo-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ɪkˈstɛn yu əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/ adjective 1. tending to extenuate; characterized by extenuation; extenuating.
[ik-steer-ee-er] /ɪkˈstɪər i ər/ adjective 1. outer; being on the outer side: the exterior surface; exterior decorations. 2. intended or suitable for outdoor use: exterior paint. 3. situated or being outside; pertaining to or connected with what is outside: the exterior territories of a country. noun 4. the outer surface or part; outside. 5. outward […]
noun, Geometry. 1. an angle formed outside parallel lines by a third line that intersects them. 2. an angle formed outside a polygon by one side and an extension of an adjacent side; the supplement of an interior angle of the polygon. noun 1. an angle of a polygon contained between one side extended and […]
- Exterior gateway protocol
(EGP) A protocol which distributes routing information to the routers which connect autonomous systems. The term “gateway” is historical, and “router” is currently the preferred term. There is also a routing protocol called EGP defined in STD 18, RFC 904. See also Border Gateway Protocol, Interior Gateway Protocol.