from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To make into a whole by bringing all parts together; unify.
- transitive v. To join with something else; unite.
- transitive v. To make part of a larger unit: integrated the new procedures into the work routine.
- transitive v. To open to people of all races or ethnic groups without restriction; desegregate.
- transitive v. To admit (a racial or ethnic group) to equal membership in an institution or society.
- transitive v. Mathematics To calculate the integral of.
- transitive v. Mathematics To perform integration on.
- transitive v. Psychology To bring about the integration of (personality traits).
- intransitive v. To become integrated or undergo integration.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To form into one whole; to make entire; to complete; to renew; to restore; to perfect.
- v. To indicate the whole of; to give the sum or total of; as, an integrating anemometer, one that indicates or registers the entire action of the wind in a given time.
- v. To subject to the operation of integration; to find the integral of.
- v. To desegregate, as a school or neighborhood.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To form into one whole; to make entire; to complete; to renew; to restore; to perfect.
- transitive v. To indicate the whole of; to give the sum or total of.
- transitive v. To subject to the operation of integration; to find the integral of.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To bring together the parts of; bring together as parts; segregate and bring together like particles.
- To perform the mathematical operation of integration.
- Summed up; resulting from the aggregation of separate parts; complete.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. become one; become integrated
- v. calculate the integral of; calculate by integration
- v. make into a whole or make part of a whole
- v. open (a place) to members of all races and ethnic groups
From Middle English, intact, from Latin integrātus, past participle of integrāre, to make whole, from integer, complete; see tag- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Borrowing from Latin integrātus, perfect participle of integrō ("I make whole, I renew, I repair, I begin again"), from integer ("whole, fresh"); see integer, integral. (Wiktionary)