- 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.
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For both, reality as well as truth are integrally given in eternity.Creative Evolution
Not alone is each one integral, but Lincoln is integrally in each.Abraham Lincoln's Cardinal Traits;
Clark S. Beardslee
It is a characteristic of our minds, that they cannot take an object in, which is submitted to them simply and integrally.An Essay on the Development of Christian Doctrine
John Henry Cardinal Newman
Is it the sort of unit which we should use as a result of having memorized it integrally?The Principles of Language-Study
Harold E. Palmer
I understand why Rome is the real school for learning, integrally, both ancient and modern history.Csar or Nothing
Po Baroja Baroja
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.