- Also called Riemann integral.the numerical measure of the area bounded above by the graph of a given function, below by the x-axis, and on the sides by ordinates drawn at the endpoints of a specified interval; the limit, as the norm of partitions of the given interval approaches zero, of the sum of the products of the function evaluated at a point in each subinterval times the length of the subinterval.
- a primitive.
- any of several analogous quantities.Compare improper integral, line integral, multiple integral, surface integral.
Origin of integral
Synonyms for integral
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You drew a movie from the integrality of the footage, The Karski report, released in 2010.Claude Lanzmann on 'Shoah', His Memoir, and the Banality of Evil
June 11, 2012
adjective (ˈɪntɪɡrəl, ɪnˈtɛɡrəl)
- of or involving an integral
- involving or being an integer
late 15c., "of or pertaining to a whole," from Middle French intégral (14c.), from Medieval Latin integralis "forming a whole," from Latin integer "whole" (see integer). Related: Integrally. As a noun, 1610s, from the adjective.