integrator

[in-ti-grey-ter]

Origin of integrator

First recorded in 1875–80; integrate + -or2
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  • An unresponsive subject should be righted immediately, and the integrator should deliver a sub-xyphoid thrust to expel the water.

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British Dictionary definitions for integrator

integrator

noun
  1. a person or thing that integrates, esp a mechanical instrument that determines the value of a definite integral, as the area under a curveSee also planimeter
  2. computing
    1. an arithmetic component with two input variables, x and y, whose output variable z is proportional to the integral of y with respect to x
    2. an arithmetic component whose output variable is proportional to the integral of the input variable with respect to elapsed time
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