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integrated

Syllabification: in·te·grat·ed
Pronunciation: /ˈin(t)əˌɡrādəd
 
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Definition of integrated in English:

adjective

1Having been integrated, in particular.
Example sentences
  • The new chips include a temperature sensor, an integrated clock, a reference, and a multiplexer; no external components are required.
  • They collect rainwater in basins with integrated solar panels.
  • Regeneration is accomplished by an integrated controller, which alters the frequency of the pump's expander and changes the thermodynamics from cooling to heating.
1.1(Of an institution, body, etc.) desegregated, especially racially: integrated education
More example sentences
  • I support the state funding of integrated schools on the proviso that they provide free education, teach the national curriculum and are non-discriminatory.
  • But even in integrated schools, blacks still receive an inferior education.
  • However, other important changes were coming as Clemson prepared to change from an all-White institution to an integrated institution.
Synonyms
desegregated, nonsegregated, unsegregated, mixed, multicultural
1.2With various parts or aspects linked or coordinated: an integrated and high-quality public transportation system
More example sentences
  • Songs can be transferred to the handset using a USB connection or the phone's integrated Bluetooth link.
  • What is needed is an integrated plan that links economic transformation to key areas such as education, health and infrastructure.
  • Lockhead and First Group are believers in integrated transport links using trains, buses, trolleybuses and trams to increase passenger usage.
Synonyms
unified, united, consolidated, amalgamated, combined, merged, fused, homogeneous, assimilated, cohesive, complete;
British joined-up
1.3chiefly Physics Indicating the mean value or total sum of (temperature, an area, etc.): integrated electron density along the line of sight
More example sentences
  • Cycles in the integrated graph indicate an inconsistency in locus order.
  • From these values the integrated irradiance values are obtained for the desired time interval.
  • The integrated elasticity of variable is the sum of the direct and indirect effects.

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