Definitions for **"Integral"**

The INTErnational Gamma-Ray Astrophysics Laboratory (INTEGRAL) is a mission of the European Space Agency (ESA). The INTEGRAL satellite was launched by a Russian PROTON rocket on October 17, 2002.

an upcoming multiwavelength mission from the European Space Agency; scheduled for launch in 2002, it will carry coaligned gamma-ray, X-ray and optical telescopes

The European Space Agency's INTErnational Gamma-Ray Astrophysics Laboratory (INTEGRAL) is detecting some of the most energetic radiation that comes from space. It is the most sensitive gamma ray observatory ever launched.

Lacking nothing of completeness; complete; perfect; uninjured; whole; entire.

Essential to completeness; constituent, as a part; pertaining to, or serving to form, an integer; integrant.

Of, pertaining to, or being, a whole number or undivided quantity; not fractional.

Integral: the healing power of relaxation This school of yoga is associated with two prominent figures: developer Swami Satchidananda, the man who taught the crowds at Woodstock to chant â€œomâ€ for peace, and his student, Dr. Dean Ornish, who uses integral yoga as part of his treatment of heart patients. Integral yoga places almost as much emphasis on pranayama (control of breath) and meditation as it does on postures.

a part necessary for the completeness of something Proper management of pollution should be an integral part of power production. integrally (adv)

A holistic approach that attempts to include and integrate matter, body, mind, soul, and spirit.

An approach to understanding one's self, community and culture that honestly includes all facets of experience in context and perspective. Ken Wilber, in Integral Psychology, says: "…an approach that equally honors first-person phenomenal accounts, second-person intersubjective structures, and third-person scientific/objective systems: the 1-2-3 of consciousness studies."

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An expression which, being differentiated, will produce a given differential. See differential Differential, and Integration. Cf. Fluent.

The cumulative continuous sum of a function. The integral of a differential equation represents the future state of a dynamical system; however, most integrals do not have an analytical solution, which means that they may only have numerical solutions, an admittedly inexact process.

Refers to an integer; an integral solution to a problem cannot be a decimal or fraction.

the result of a mathematical integration; F(x) is the integral of f(x) if dF/dx = f(x)

a mathematical object that can be interpreted as an area or a generalization of area

a mathematical object which can be interpreted as an area or a generalisation of area

A cast or formed part of a fixture, such as bubbler, trap, seat or tank.

A popular term for a compact fluorescent lamp which includes a built-in ballast.

A child-sized, forward facing restraint or belt-positioning booster built into a vehicle seat. Some have a full harness and hold children over 20 pounds; others are belt-positioning boosters for use with the adult lap and shoulder belts.

a device that applied initials, date, and precancel simultaneously.

A term used to describe a type of mortise lock having a cylinder in the knob.

The total sum of counts in the region of interest.

refers to being an integer.