integrate

[in-ti-greyt]
verb (used with object), integrated, integrating.
1.
to bring together or incorporate (parts) into a whole.
2.
to make up, combine, or complete to produce a whole or a larger unit, as parts do.
3.
to unite or combine.
4.
to give or cause to give equal opportunity and consideration to (a racial, religious, or ethnic group or a member of such a group): to integrate minority groups in the school system.
5.
to combine (educational facilities, classes, and the like, previously segregated by race) into one unified system; desegregate.
6.
to give or cause to give members of all races, religions, and ethnic groups an equal opportunity to belong to, be employed by, be customers of, or vote in (an organization, place of business, city, state, etc.): to integrate a restaurant; to integrate a country club.
7.
Mathematics. to find the integral of.
8.
to indicate the total amount or the mean value of.
verb (used without object), integrated, integrating.
9.
to become integrated.
10.
to meld with and become part of the dominant culture.
11.
Mathematics.
a.
to perform the operation of integration.
b.
to find the solution to a differential equation.

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

integrative, adjective
de-integrate, verb, de-integrated, de-integrating.
reintegrate, verb, reintegrated, reintegrating.
self-integrating, adjective
unintegrative, adjective


2. merge, unify, fuse, mingle.
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integrate
 
vb
1.  to make or be made into a whole; incorporate or be incorporated
2.  (tr) to designate (a school, park, etc) for use by all races or groups; desegregate
3.  to amalgamate or mix (a racial or religious group) with an existing community
4.  maths to perform an integration on (a quantity, expression, etc)
 
adj
5.  made up of parts; integrated
 
[C17: from Latin integrāre; see integer]
 
integrable
 
adj
 
integra'bility
 
n
 
'integrative
 
adj

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integrate
1630s, "to render (something) whole," from L. integratus, pp. of integrare "make whole," from integer "whole" (see integer). Meaning "to put together parts or elements and combine them into a whole" is from 1802. Integrate in the "racially desegregate" sense is a back formation
from integration, dating to the 1948 to U.S. presidential contest.
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Example sentences
She was unusual in her ability to integrate her latent literary gifts into her
  conscious self.
Or a grocer's glove with sensors that integrate temperature, smell and vision
  to determine if produce has gone bad.
But previous technology has struggled to integrate a sensor and an actuator.
There are also plans to integrate standard sensors for acceleration, light
  levels, and salinity as well.
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