integral part meaning, integral part definition | English Cobuild dictionary

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integral

  
  
Something that is an integral part of something is an essential part of that thing.      adj   oft ADJ to n   (=basic, fundamental)  
Rituals and festivals form an integral part of every human society...     
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n.
a body part is a part of a human body, usually one that has been cut or torn from the body in a violent incident (such as an accident, an explosion, etc)
n.
c'est gentil de votre part
n.
the greater number or part of something
"the majority of" can only refer to a number of things or people. When talking about an amount, "most of" should be used. Ex.: Most of (not the majority of) the harvest was saved.
n.
the most important or central part of something
[US] The core of the book focuses on the period between 1660 and 1857.
n.
the part of philosophy that deals with knowledge
o.
A designate space or part space in cyberspace
[Tech.];[Leg.] designate space in cyberspace
v.
A culture of internet only jobs has coined the phrase Wirk. Wirk simply means Internet Work. Internet work is defined by job opportunities that did not exist before the rise of the internet and furthermore the work is likely to be carried out over the internet and payment received for work undertaken via the internet. Wirk describes both full time and part time internet work. Because of the nature of Wirk and the ability for anyone that has internet connection to earn money from Wirk, it is currently more likely to be a part time occupation than full time. Paid Online Questionnaires, Content Writing, Search Marketing are all examples of Wirk.
This is a term rising in popularity
n.
a piece of cloth draped around the head to frame the face, worn by women in the Middle Ages and still a part of the habit of some nuns
n.
fleshy part of stone fruits (egg. peaches, plums)
protease
id.
the phrase is uttered in an attempt to excuse the user of profanity or curses in the presence of those offended by it under the pretense of the words being part of a foreign language
Syn.: excuse my French
n.
one of the parts that make up a whole machine, system etc.
n.
is a test process that is performed after the software has been changed in order to verify if the changes didn't affect other software parts
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