integrated

[ in-ti-grey-tid ]
/ ˈɪn tɪˌgreɪ tɪd /

adjective

combining or coordinating separate elements so as to provide a harmonious, interrelated whole: an integrated plot; an integrated course of study.
organized or structured so that constituent units function cooperatively: an integrated economy.
having, including, or serving members of different racial, religious, and ethnic groups as equals: an integrated school.Compare segregated.
Sociology. of or relating to a group or society whose members interact on the basis of commonly held norms or values.
Psychology. characterized by integration.

Origin of integrated

First recorded in 1580–90; integrate + -ed2

Related forms

non·in·te·grat·ed, adjectiveun·in·te·grat·ed, adjectivewell-in·te·grat·ed, adjective

Definition for integrated (2 of 2)

integrate

[ in-ti-greyt ]
/ ˈɪn tɪˌgreɪt /

verb (used with object), in·te·grat·ed, in·te·grat·ing.

verb (used without object), in·te·grat·ed, in·te·grat·ing.

Origin of integrate

1630–40; < Latin integrātus past participle of integrāre to renew, restore. See integer, -ate1

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British Dictionary definitions for integrated (1 of 2)

integrated

/ (ˈɪntɪˌɡreɪtɪd) /

adjective

characterized by integration
denoting a works which combines various processes normally carried out at different locationsan integrated steelworks
biology denoting a virus the DNA of which is incorporated into the chromosomes of the host cell

British Dictionary definitions for integrated (2 of 2)

integrate


verb (ˈɪntɪˌɡreɪt)

to make or be made into a whole; incorporate or be incorporated
(tr) to designate (a school, park, etc) for use by all races or groups; desegregate
to amalgamate or mix (a racial or religious group) with an existing community
maths to perform an integration on (a quantity, expression, etc)

adjective (ˈɪntɪɡrɪt)

made up of parts; integrated

Derived Forms

integrable (ˈɪntəɡrəbəl), adjectiveintegrability, nounintegrative, adjective

Word Origin for integrate

C17: from Latin integrāre; see integer
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