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Related to extrospective: demeanor, conferred, underwent, waylaid
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Adj.1.extrospective - not introspective; examining what is outside yourself
introspective, introverted, self-examining - given to examining own sensory and perceptual experiences
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The interaction among DMN, SN, and LFPN might be related to the low-frequency toggling between the introspective and extrospective states that ensures that the individual is attentive to the unexpected or novel environmental events [71].The decreased functional connectivity between the DMN and SN/LFPN implicated the inefficient balance and regulation among these networks, which may suggest network inhibition or network unbalance as a plausible mechanism for cognitive abnormality in children with CP.
Knowing What One Believes--In Defense of a Dispositional Reliabilist Extrospective Account, MICHAEL ROCHE
Tai states that the Western principles of biomedical ethics are extrospective while the doctrines of Confucius are introspective.