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reintegrate Syllabification: re·in·te·grate
Pronunciation: /rēˈin(t)əˌɡrāt/

Definition of reintegrate in English:


[with object]
1Restore (elements regarded as disparate) to unity.
Example sentences
  • Their story reintegrates the human element into this struggle and illustrates the soldier's world from their own perspective.
  • It is a naive mistake, however, to suppose that the Renaissance restored or reintegrated classical culture, or in any sense reunited classical signifiers with their classical signifieds.
  • Let's talk about another point that was made on here as well - or another idea that you talked about last night, reintegrating the public school system.
1.1Restore to a position as a part fitting easily into a larger whole: it can be difficult for an offender to be reintegrated into the community
More example sentences
  • ‘The aim is to ensure the child is reintegrated into school,’ he said.
  • The aim for everyone involved is to ensure the child is reintegrated into school successfully.
  • But more than drop-in centres, Leduc says, mentally ill people need to be reintegrated into society.
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