Exteriority

Definitions

  • Ornamental plaster was used in a few buildings for enhancing the beauty of both the interior and exterior
    Ornamental plaster was used in a few buildings for enhancing the beauty of both the interior and exterior
  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Exteriority Surface; superficies; externality.
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Additional illustrations & photos:

GRANADA. Exterior of the Cathedral GRANADA. Exterior of the Cathedral
Exterior View of Four Progressive Dry Kilns Exterior View of Four Progressive Dry Kilns
Exterior View of Six Apartment Dry Kilns Exterior View of Six Apartment Dry Kilns
Exterior View of Five Pocket Dry Kilns Exterior View of Five Pocket Dry Kilns
Exterior and Sectional View of a Battery of Tower Dry Kilns Exterior and Sectional View of a Battery of Tower Dry Kilns
Exterior view of the Box Dry Kiln Exterior view of the Box Dry Kiln
A view of the exterior of the imposing hotel A view of the exterior of the imposing hotel
A view of the exterior of the hotel A view of the exterior of the hotel

Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: In 1999, All Nippon Airlines, had one of its jets fully decorated with Pokemon characters from nose to tail on its exterior
    • n exteriority The character or fact of being exterior; superficiality; externality.
    • n exteriority Something exterior or external; an outward circumstance.
    • n exteriority Exteriorization; externalization; the mental reference of sense-processes to objects in the external world.
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Quotations

  • Mark Twain
    Mark%20Twain
    “There was never yet an uninteresting life. Such a thing is an impossibility. Inside of the dullest exterior there is a drama, a comedy, and a tragedy.”
  • Oscar Levant
    Oscar%20Levant
    “Underneath this flabby exterior is an enormous lack of character.”
  • Walt Whitman
    Walt%20Whitman
    “Oh while I live, to be the ruler of life, not a slave, to meet life as a powerful conqueror, and nothing exterior to me will ever take command of me.”
  • Vernon Howard
    Vernon%20Howard
    “We clearly realize that freedom's inner kingdom cannot be touched by exterior attacks.”
  • William Cowper
    William%20Cowper
    “Thus happiness depends, as nature shows, less on exterior things than most suppose.”
  • (Decimus Junius Juvenalis) Juvenal
    (Decimus Junius Juvenalis) Juvenal
    “Many individuals have, like uncut diamonds, shining qualities beneath a rough exterior.”

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. F. extériorité,

Usage

In literature:

Burning away dried grass and underbrush around exterior of camp is a great protection against fire from outside.
"Manual of Military Training" by James A. Moss
Among the Churches of Lima, San Lazaro is distinguished for its tasteful exterior, and the chaste simplicity of its internal decoration.
"Travels in Peru, on the Coast, in the Sierra, Across the Cordilleras and the Andes, into the Primeval Forests" by J. J. von Tschudi
St Pierre has wooden exterior galleries and two fine Gothic porches.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 3" by Various
By these exterior conditions it may be rendered luxuriant in its growth, or it may be stunted in its growth.
"Christianity and Greek Philosophy" by Benjamin Franklin Cocker
The exterior is much less striking, yet it is admirably balanced and harmonized.
"Foot-prints of Travel" by Maturin M. Ballou
All exterior objects vanished from his sight.
"Wood Rangers" by Mayne Reid
The spacious building is lined throughout with Oriental alabaster, and the exterior is of the same costly finish.
"Due West" by Maturin Murray Ballou
The interior of the old Grange was quaint as its exterior.
"The Madcap of the School" by Angela Brazil
The crawl space did not extend to the front exterior wall of the building.
"The Fairfax County Courthouse" by Ross D. Netherton
The exterior is in two stories, corresponding to the ground floor and the galleries.
"Byzantine Churches in Constantinople" by Alexander Van Millingen
Throughout the interior the wood finish is worthy of the exterior trim.
"The Colonial Architecture of Philadelphia" by Frank Cousins
The exterior is of rusticated woodwork, and a flagstaff stands before it.
"Hampstead and Marylebone" by Geraldine Edith Mitton
EXTERIOR OF SANTA SOPHIA, CONSTANTINOPLE.
"Architecture" by Thomas Roger Smith
The present exterior of the castle denotes its former magnificence.
"England, Picturesque and Descriptive" by Joel Cook
The interior, as well as the exterior, has received painted, relieved, and intaglio designs.
"Ancient Pottery of the Mississippi Valley" by William H. Holmes
The exterior aspect of all cathedrals is severe and massive, even naked and solemn.
"The Cathedrals of Northern Spain" by Charles Rudy
As we passed the house, my friend examined its highly respectable exterior.
"Spies of the Kaiser" by William Le Queux
On the exterior the Alamo has quite an ancient appearance.
"A Flight in Spring" by J. Harris Knowles
His behaviour to her was respectful, and his exterior extremely prepossessing.
"Alida" by Amelia Stratton Comfield
EXTERIOR OF THE CASA MONTEREY.
"An Architect's Note-book in Spain" by Matthew Digby Wyatt
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In poetry:

"Will trousers, such as yours, array
Extremities inferior?
Will chubbiness assert its sway
All over my exterior?
"Bob Polter" by William Schwenck Gilbert
We gaze at the solemn mysterious shroud
With a vague and insatiate yearning,
And perceive but the sombre exterior cloud,
With our vision of no discerning.
"I Think When I Stand In The Presence Of Death." by Alfred Castner King
O me repellent and ugly!
To these proud laws of the air, the water, and the ground, proving my
interior Soul impregnable,
And nothing exterior shall ever take command of me.
"Poems Of Joys" by Walt Whitman
Of a great vocalism, the merciless light thereof shall pour, and the
storm rage,
Every flash shall be a revelation, an insult,
The glaring flame on depths, on heights, on suns, on stars,
On the interior and exterior of man or woman,
"To Oratists" by Walt Whitman

In news:

A recent annual project poll revealed that 35 percent of respondents rather plan on investing into the exterior of their home instead of moving, said Angie's List founder Angie Hicks.
Riviera exterior rendering, Oceania Cruises/COURTESY.
But this is a simple shaker pint with a lightly sand-blasted exterior.
Exterior view of Manor House .
She might outfit starlets to perfection, but underneath her glossy exterior lies a bohemian bon vivant.
Cleaning Exterior Masonry by Walter Jowers Nobody likes dirt.
Q&A: Removing Paint from Historic Exterior Brick.
We are restoring a 19th-century Victorian home with a painted brick exterior.
Mastic Home Exteriors by Ply Gem Structure Home Insulation System.
On Monday, the ships were towed to San Francisco, where they'll be cleaned of marine growth and loose exterior paint.
At IMTS 2012, Carmex Precision Tools will display products ranging from "tiny tools" to large-sized interior and exterior thread mills.
"He had a rough exterior, but inside, he was such a mush , especially around children".
) While the sleek exterior design of the Viso 1 is eye-catching, the guts are why it sounds so good NAD 's proprietary Digital Direct Amplifier technology to ...
Making its American debut, Honda's long, low, and wide sport wagon concept tries to balance the complexity of hydrogen fuel cell technology with a simple (even primitive) aesthetic interior and exterior style.
Moving quickly from interiors to exteriors, from slave quarters to Southern mansions, the action in Dessa Rose called for seamless lighting to easily identify the different locations and transitions from scene to scene.
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In science:

Also recall there exists an isometry given by r = M 2/4r , which leaves invariant the coordinate sphere at r = M/2 , and maps the entire exterior of the asymptotically flat region into the interior of that invariant sphere.
Variational Principles in General Relativity
This ties into the concept that the interior region is related to the correction to be added to the smaller adaptive level, where as the exterior region deals with the best possible information on that particular level.
Variational Principles in General Relativity
The exterior solution of uADAP T , which represents the best solution on that level, should replace the exterior grid points of the next smaller adaptive level.
Variational Principles in General Relativity
For the case of zero inner product C (V ) = Λ∗ (V ), the exterior algebra, which has an integer grading.
Quantum Field Theory and Representation Theory: A Sketch
Here iv (·) is interior multiplication by v , the adjoint operation to exterior multiplication.
Quantum Field Theory and Representation Theory: A Sketch
Clifford algebra gives the rest of the exterior power representations of SO(V ).
Quantum Field Theory and Representation Theory: A Sketch
There is (, Chapter 12.2) an explicit formula for how ΩJ varies with J as an element of the complex exterior algebra description of the spin module S .
Quantum Field Theory and Representation Theory: A Sketch
The Borel-Weil-Bott theorem gave a construction of irreducible representations in terms of the Lie algebra cohomology of an explicit complex built out of the exterior algebra Λ∗ (n− ).
Quantum Field Theory and Representation Theory: A Sketch
The line bundle P f ∗ can be explicitly constructed on an open subset of J (V ) by associating to an isotropic subspace a skew operator and thus a vector in an exterior algebra according to the Gaussian formula of section 2.3.4.
Quantum Field Theory and Representation Theory: A Sketch
The proofs of Theorems 1-2 are based on asymptotic properties of orthogonal polynomials associated to Ω, and to their relations with the interior and exterior Riemann mapping functions.
Equilibrium distribution of zeros of random polynomials
We observe that S (z , w) admits a meromorphic continuation to the exterior as well as the interior of Ω.
Equilibrium distribution of zeros of random polynomials
Clearly, SN (z , z) → ∞ at an exponential rate in the exterior of Ω.
Equilibrium distribution of zeros of random polynomials
Partial Szeg¨o kernels and the exterior Riemann mapping function.
Equilibrium distribution of zeros of random polynomials
We will need the behavior of SN (z , z) in the exterior of Ω.
Equilibrium distribution of zeros of random polynomials
If we have a System with a great number of particles we can have a tendency to equilibrium if we change the exterior condit ions [l3].
The Energy-Entropy Principle
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