# Dictionary Definition

integrate

### Verb

1 make into a whole or make part of a whole; "She
incorporated his suggestions into her proposal" [syn: incorporate] [ant: disintegrate]

2 open (a place) to members of all races and
ethnic groups; "This school is completely desegregated" [syn:
desegregate,
mix] [ant: segregate]

3 become one; become integrated; "The students at
this school integrate immediately, despite their different
backgrounds"

4 calculate the integral of; calculate by
integration [ant: differentiate]

# User Contributed Dictionary

### Verb

- To form into one whole; to make entire; to complete; to renew; to restore; to perfect.
- 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.
- To subject to the operation of integration; to find the integral of.
- To desegregate, as a school or neighborhood.

#### Translations

to form into one whole

- Finnish: yhdistää, yhtenäistää
- German: integrieren

to indicate the whole of

- Finnish: integroida, summata
- German: integrieren

to subject to the operation of integration; to
find the integral of

- Finnish: integroida
- German: integrieren

to desegregate, as a school or neighborhood

## Italian

### Verb

integrate- Form of Second-person plural present tense, integrare
- Form of Second-person plural imperative, integrare#Italian|integrare

# Extensive Definition

Integration is a process of combining or
accumulating. It may specifically refer to:

- The bringing together of two or more economies, cultures, religions (usually called syncretism), etc.*Social integration
- Racial integration, refers to social and cultural behavior; in a legal sense, see desegregation
- Political integration, the centralisation of power within a polity
- Economic integration
- Regional integration
- Horizontal integration and vertical integration, in microeconomics and strategic management, refer to a style of ownership and control
- Integration clause, in a contract, a term used to declare the contract the final and complete understanding of the parties
- Integrated production*Integration, in mathematics, a concept of calculus, is the act of finding integrals
- Indefinite integration, in mathematics, refers to antidifferentiation*System integration, the process by which smaller pieces of software are brought together to form a larger piece of software that was designed to solve a problem
- Digital integration, in computer science, allows data from one device or software to be read or manipulated by another, resulting in ease of use; see also XML
- Enterprise application integration, also known as systems integration, as the use of software and computer systems to bring together a set of enterprise computer applications
- IP integration, involving the Internet Protocol*retroviral integration

## See also

integrate in Danish: Integration

integrate in German: Integration

integrate in French: Intégration

integrate in Korean: 통합

integrate in Italian: Integrazione

integrate in Hebrew: אינטגרציה

integrate in Lithuanian: Integravimas

integrate in Dutch: Integratie

integrate in Japanese: インテグレーション

integrate in Polish: Integracja

integrate in Russian: Интеграция

integrate in Simple English: Integration

integrate in Finnish: Integraatio

integrate in Swedish: Integration

# Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

accommodate, add, adjust, admix, alloy, amalgamate, arrange, articulate, assemble, assimilate, attune, balance, bemingle, blend, bring together, coalesce, combine, come together, commingle, commix, compact, compensate, compose, compound, comprise, concatenate, concentrate, concoct, conform, conglomerate, conjoin, connect, consolidate, constitute a
whole, coordinate,
counterbalance,
counterpoise,
countervail,
desegregate,
embody, emulsify, encompass, entity, equalize, equate, even, even up, fit, flux, form a unity, fuse, harmonize, hash, homogenize, immingle, immix, include, incorporate, integral, interblend, interfuse, interlace, interlard, intermingle, intermix, intertwine, interweave, join, jumble, knead, knit, level, link, lump together, make a whole,
make one, meld, melt into
one, merge, mesh, mingle, mingle-mangle, mix, mix up, orchestrate, organize, poise, proportion, proportionate, put
together, reconcile,
reduce to unity, reembody, regularize, roll into one,
scramble, shade into,
shuffle, solidify, square, stir up, strike a
balance, sum, symmetrize, symphonize, syncretize, syndicate, synthesize, system, systematize, throw together,
toss together, totality, tune, unify, unite, work