|1.||[ adjective ] existing as an essential constituent or characteristic|
|Synonyms:||inherent built-in inbuilt constitutional|
"the Ptolemaic system with its built-in concept of periodicity" "a constitutional inability to tell the truth"
|2.||[ adjective ] constituting the undiminished entirety; lacking nothing essential especially not damaged|
"a local motion keepeth bodies integral"- Bacon "was able to keep the collection entire during his lifetime" "fought to keep the union intact"
|3.||[ noun ] (mathematics,psychology) the result of a mathematical integration; F(x) is the integral of f(x) if dF/dx = f(x)|
|Related terms:||calculation indefinite_integral definite_integral integrate|