struggle between a literary or dramatic character and an outside force such as nature or another character, which drives the dramatic action of the plot:
external conflict between Macbeth and Macduff.
struggle between a person and an outside force:
external conflict between parents and children.
in literature, a struggle between the protagonist and another character against nature or some outside force
- External conjugate
external conjugate n. The distance in a straight line between the depression under the last spinous process of the lumbar vertebrae and the upper edge of the pubic symphysis.
- External data representation
(XDR) A standard for machine independent data structures developed by Sun Microsystems for use in remote procedure call systems. It is defined in RFC 1014 and is similar to ASN.1. (1994-12-13)
noun 1. a college degree granted a person for work and study done off campus.
noun 1. the outer portion of the ear, consisting of the auricle and the canal extending to the tympanic membrane. noun 1. the part of the ear consisting of the auricle and the auditory canal external ear n. The outer portion of the ear including the auricle and the passage leading to the eardrum. Also […]