Associations to the word «Integration»


INTEGRATION, noun. The act or process of making whole or entire.
INTEGRATION, noun. (society) The process of fitting into a community, notably applied to 'visible' (ethnic, immigrant...) minorities
INTEGRATION, noun. (calculus) The operation of finding the integral of a function.
INTEGRATION, noun. (biology) In evolution, the process by which the manifold is compacted into the relatively simple and permanent; supposed to alternate with differentiation as an agent in species' development.
INTEGRATION, noun. The combination with compatible elements in order to incorporate them.
INTEGRATION BY PARTS, noun. (analysis) A method of integration directly related to the rule for differentiation of products; can be written as \(\int u\ dv = uv - \int v\ du\).

Dictionary definition

INTEGRATION, noun. The action of incorporating a racial or religious group into a community.
INTEGRATION, noun. The act of combining into an integral whole; "a consolidation of two corporations"; "after their consolidation the two bills were passed unanimously"; "the defendants asked for a consolidation of the actions against them".
INTEGRATION, noun. An operation used in the calculus whereby the integral of a function is determined.

Wise words

To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding; one must use the same words for the same genus of inward experience; ultimately one must have one's experiences in common.
Friedrich Nietzsche