# integers

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The whole numbers, plus their counterparts less than zero, and zero. The negative integers are those less than zero (–1, –2, –3, and so on); the positive integers are those greater than zero (1, 2, 3, and so on).

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## Words nearby integers

intangible, intarsia, intarsist, int. cib., integer, integers, integer vitae, integrable, integral, integral calculus, integral curve

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