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1. Of, relating to, or located on the inside; inner.
2. Of or relating to one's mental or spiritual being: "She thinks she has no soul, no interior life, but the truth is that she has no access to it" (David Denby).
3. Situated away from a coast or border; inland.
1. The internal portion or area.
2. One's mental or spiritual life.
3. The inland part of a political or geographic entity.
4. The internal affairs of a country or nation.
5. A representation of the inside of a building or room, as in a photograph.

[Ultimately Latin, comparative adj. of inter, between; see en in Indo-European roots.]

in·te′ri·or′i·ty (-ôr′ĭ-tē, -ŏr′-) n.
in·te′ri·or·ly adv.
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God is found in every dimension of creation: God "acts interiorly in all things," because "God is the cause of esse, which is innermost in all things" (49) All things exist only as created by God ex nihilo at every moment.
Don't pass judgment on her either interiorly or through words or body language.
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It is necessary to reflect upon the profound social and psychic transformation such outwardly directed substitution represents for emerging Muslim modernity: during early centuries traditional societies were centred in awareness of the transcendent source of being and upheld the moral ideal of personal frugality, material contentment and economical avoidance of waste as an unquestioned interiorly oriented value for emulation.
The cells of the monastery exteriorly and interiorly plastered with mud Mortar, the first evidence in the Taxila Valley.
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In her loving and pastoral solicitude the Church has made sure that the faithful receiving Holy Communion having the right interior dispositions, among which dispositions stands out the need for the Faithful to comprehend and consider interiorly the Real Presence of Him Whom they are to receive.
We may summarize Augustine's use of interiority and temporality with regard to resurrection as follows: Jesus is resurrected temporally, so that the apostolic witnesses may believe and be healed interiorly.
2) Although sanctification originates extra nos, it impacts believers interiorly, "enflaming" hearts and engendering a sweet and "cordial" relation to God.
Causal agency must be interiorly determined by an object envisioned as a good that serves as the final cause.
The contract has been awarded for the construction of a luxury serviced apartments tower in the golden strip on King Fahad Road in Riyadh, the Saudi capital, interiorly designed by Italian brand Fendi Casa.