[ik-stur-min] /ɪkˈstɜr mɪn/
verb (used with object), extermined, extermining. Obsolete.
[ek-sturn; for 3 also ik-sturn] /ˈɛk stɜrn; for 3 also ɪkˈstɜrn/ noun 1. a person connected with an institution but not residing in it, as a doctor or medical student at a hospital. 2. a nun of a strictly enclosed order, as the Carmelites, who resides inside the convent but outside its enclosure and who […]
[ik-stur-nl] /ɪkˈstɜr nl/ adjective 1. of or relating to the outside or outer part; outer: an external surface. 2. Medicine/Medical. to be applied to the outside of a body, as a remedy: for external use only. 3. situated or being outside something; acting or coming from without: external influences. 4. pertaining to the outward or […]
- External acoustic pore
external acoustic pore n. The orifice of the ear canal in the tympanic portion of the temporal bone. Also called external acoustic foramen, external auditory foramen.
- External affairs
plural noun 1. (Canadian) (formerly) the Canadian federal Foreign Affairs department