Concept Number: *496
English Master: Internal
Synonyms, Variations & Acronyms: none
• Internal-Stakeholders of a System
• Internal components of a device
• Internal modules of an application
• Internal staff within an organization
1. “Internal” is used with regards the “place” Scope of an object, rather than the “time” or “event” Scope. “Where” does an object stand with regard another object: within its extent of influence (internal) or outside it (external)?
2. An internal object can literally be a physical part of some larger object.
This Concept entered by Diane O'Brien.