Integrate
Integrate In"te*grate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Integrated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Integrating}.] [L. integratus, p. p. of integrare to make whole, renew: cf. F. int['e]grer. See {Integer}, {Entire}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To form into one whole; to make entire; to complete; to renew; to restore; to perfect. ``That conquest rounded and integrated the glorious empire.'' --De Quincey. [1913 Webster]

Two distinct substances, the soul and body, go to compound and integrate the man. --South. [1913 Webster]

2. To indicate the whole of; to give the sum or total of; as, an integrating anemometer, one that indicates or registers the entire action of the wind in a given time. [1913 Webster]

3. (Math.) To subject to the operation of integration; to find the integral of. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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