inner-directed


in·ner–di·rect·ed

adjective \ˈi-nər-də-ˈrek-təd, -(ˌ)dī-\

Definition of INNER-DIRECTED

:  directed in thought and action by one's own scale of values as opposed to external norms

First Known Use of INNER-DIRECTED

1950

in·ner–di·rect·ed

adjective \ˌin-ər-də-ˈrek-təd, -(ˌ)dī-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of INNER–DIRECTED

: directed in thought and action by one's own scale of values as opposed to external norms—compare other-directed
in·ner–di·rec·tion \-ˈrek-shən\ noun

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