Definition of integrant in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɪntɪɡr(ə)nt/


(Of parts) making up or contributing to a whole; constituent.
Example sentences
  • More lamentations than actual singing, the voice becomes an integrant part of each track.
  • They appear to emphasise on the notion of silence in their music until it becomes an integrant part of the sonic canvas of the track.
  • There is no pseudo nostalgia going on here, but a genuine feel for a kind of music that is an integrant part of each one of the four members.


A component: the scenes function as dramatic integrants
More example sentences
  • Be that as it may, his writing is replete with contrasting integrants.


Mid 17th century (as an adjective): from French intégrant, from the verb intégrer, from Latin integrare (see integrate).

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