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integration

in·te·gra·tion

integration

 
 
pronunciation:
In t greI shn
features:
Word Combinations (noun), Word Parts
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the process of bringing parts together into a whole.
The essay showed excellent integration of ideas.
definition 2: the ending of racial separation or segregation, esp. as occurring in the United States.
The integration of public schools was a process that was met with protest in some school districts, especially where it involved busing students out of their home neighborhoods.
antonyms:
segregation
similar words:
desegregation
definition 3: the psychological organization of personality characteristics into a unified whole.
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