psychological struggle within the mind of a literary or dramatic character, the resolution of which creates the plot’s suspense:
Hamlet’s inaction is caused by internal conflict.
mental struggle arising from opposing demands or impulses.
in literature and drama, a struggle which takes place in the protagonist’s mind and through which the character reaches a new understanding or dynamic change
- Internal conjugate
internal conjugate n. See conjugate.
noun, Physics. 1. the emission of an electron by an atom with an excited nucleus, occurring as a result of the transfer of energy from the nucleus to the electron.
noun 1. the inner portion of the ear, involved in hearing and balance, consisting of a bony labyrinth that is composed of a vestibule, semicircular canals, and a cochlea and that encloses a membranous labyrinth. Compare 1 (def 1). noun 1. the part of the ear that consists of the cochlea, vestibule, and semicircular canals […]
- Internal elastic lamina
internal elastic lamina n. A fenestrated layer of elastic tissue that is the outermost part of the intima of an artery. Also called internal elastic layer.