- intake manifold,
- intake valve,
- integer vitae,
- integral calculus
Origin of integer
Examples from the Web for integer
We have hinted that the thunny, "Integer et cadavere toto," does not look handsome: vastly less attractive is he when mutilated.
Kean's ordinary card was Edmund Kean, engraved; he generally wrote beneath, 'Integer vit scelerisque purus.'Their Majesties' Servants (Volume 3 of 3)|John Doran
But just before the catastrophe one man, integer vitae scelerisque purus, sees the truth.The Longest Journey|E. M. Forster
Is a woman a thinking unit at all, or a fraction always wanting its integer?Jude the Obscure|Thomas Hardy
The law-abiding man, the honest man, is praised as having been "Integer vitae sceleris purus."Morals and the Evolution of Man|Max Simon Nordau
Word Origin for integer
"a whole number" (opposed to fraction), 1570s, from Latin integer (adj.) "whole, complete," figuratively, "untainted, upright," literally "untouched," from in- "not" (see in- (1)) + root of tangere "to touch" (see tangent). The word was used earlier in English as an adjective meaning "whole, entire" (c.1500).