integer

noun in·te·ger \ ˈin-ti-jər \
|Updated on: 18 Aug 2018

Definition of integer

1 : any of the natural numbers, the negatives of these numbers, or zero
2 : a complete entity

Examples of integer in a Sentence

  1. Both 10 and -10 are integers.

  2. three is a positive integer

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Origin and Etymology of integer

Latin, adjective, whole, entire — more at entire

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INTEGER Defined for English Language Learners

integer

Definition of integer for English Language Learners

  • mathematics : any number that is not a fraction or decimal : any whole number or its negative


INTEGER Defined for Kids

integer

noun in·te·ger \ ˈin-ti-jər \

Definition of integer for Students

: a number that is a natural number (as 1, 2, or 3), the negative of a natural number (as −1, −2, −3), or 0


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