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
Both 10 and 10 are integers.
three is a positive integer
Origin and Etymology of integer
Latin, adjective, whole, entire — more at entire
First Known Use: 1571
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INTEGER Defined for English Language Learners
integer
playDefinition 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
playDefinition 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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