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1. Being within any limits, inclosure, or substance; inside; internal; inner; opposed to exterior, or superficial; as, the interior apartments of a house; the interior surface of a hollow ball.

2. Remote from the limits, frontier, or shore; inland; as, the interior parts of a region or country.

(Science: medicine) interior angle, those planets within the orbit of the earth. Interior screw, a screw cut on an interior surface, as in a nut; a female screw.

Synonym: internal, inside, inner, inland, inward.

Origin: L, compar. Fr. Inter between: cf. F. Interieur. See inter-, and cf. Intimate.

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... we left. As you mentioned your height and physical stature may make you better suited to warmer temperatures, but that isn't to say that your interior metabolism would be happiest here. Though there is a narrow band of temperatures/humidities etc. that humans can survive in, within those limits ...

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