in·​te·​grat·​ed | \ˈin-tə-ˌgrā-təd \

Definition of integrated 

1 : marked by the unified control of all aspects of production from raw materials through distribution of finished products

2 : characterized by integration and especially racial integration

Examples of integrated in a Sentence

an integrated system of hospitals

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Ring Spotlight Cam CNET rating: 4 stars out of 5 (excellent) The good: The Spotlight Cam installs in minutes and its integrated LEDs provide reliable security lighting for your yard., The Seattle Times, "Best home security cameras for 2018," 27 Nov. 2018 Instead of a holding company with separate agencies, Quad/Graphics wants to build one large integrated group with diverse offerings, Mr. Quadracci said. Alexandra Bruell, WSJ, "Quad/Graphics to Buy Ad Agency Periscope for $132 Million," 27 Nov. 2018 Sarah Rottenberg, the executive director of integrated product design at the University of Pennsylvania, believes West Elm’s aim of authenticity and knack for storytelling is key to its success. Angela Lashbrook, Vox, "West Elm won over millennials. But now it’s really pissing them off.," 12 Oct. 2018 The other will incentivize maternal health care providers to offer integrated health care services to pregnant women and new mothers and reduce adverse maternal health outcomes, maternal deaths, and racial health disparities. Abby Gardner, Glamour, "Black Women Are Dying During Childbirth. Sen. Kamala Harris Is Working to Change That.," 23 Aug. 2018 Pulselocker customers will be able to sign up for Beatport's new integrated subscription and locker later this year and Beatport has set up a dedicated customer service information page at for further information. Colin Stutz, Billboard, "Beatport Acquires DJ Streaming & Subscription Service Pulselocker to Boost Its Own Streaming Offering," 4 Apr. 2018 The lobby’s glowing ceiling, a seamless machine that integrated light and ventilation behind a translucent scrim, vanished along the way. Justin Davidson, Daily Intelligencer, "The Death of a Skyscraper," 22 Feb. 2018 The machine ships with 8th Gen Intel dual-core CPU with integrated graphics, up to 16GB of RAM, and up to a 1.5TB SSD. Nick Statt, The Verge, "Apple announces new MacBook Air with Retina display starting at $1,199," 30 Oct. 2018 Mainland police have used facial recognition systems to identify people of interest in crowds and nab jaywalkers, and are working to develop an integrated national system of surveillance camera data. Erika Kinetz, The Seattle Times, "Check-in with facial recognition now possible in Shanghai," 16 Oct. 2018

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First Known Use of integrated

1922, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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English Language Learners Definition of integrated

: having different parts working together as a unit

: allowing all types of people to participate or be included : not segregated



Legal Definition of integrated 

1 : composed to form a complete or coordinated entity specifically : being a final and complete expression of an agreement that cannot be contradicted or modified by extrinsic evidence an integrated writing

2 : marked by the unified control of all aspects of industrial production from raw materials through distribution of finished products integrated companies integrated production

3 : characterized by integration and especially racial integration integrated schools an integrated society

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