- Internal iliac vein
internal iliac vein n. See hypogastric vein.
- Internal intercostal muscle
internal intercostal muscle n. Any of the muscles with their origin from the lower border of a rib, with insertion into the upper border of the rib below, with nerve supply from the intercostal nerve, and that contract during expiration and serve to maintain a tension in the intercostal spaces that resists mediolateral movement.
[in-tur-nl-ahyz] /ɪnˈtɜr nlˌaɪz/ verb (used with object), internalized, internalizing. 1. to incorporate (the cultural values, mores, motives, etc., of another or of a group), as through learning, socialization, or identification. 2. to make subjective or give a subjective character to. 3. Linguistics. to acquire (a linguistic rule, structure, etc.) as part of one’s language competence. […]
[in-tur-nl] /ɪnˈtɜr nl/ adjective 1. situated or existing in the interior of something; interior. 2. of, relating to, or noting the inside or inner part. 3. Pharmacology. (def 4). 4. existing, occurring, or found within the limits or scope of something; intrinsic: a theory having internal logic. 5. of or relating to the domestic affairs […]