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## in·te·ger

(ĭn′tĭ-jər)
n. Mathematics
1. A member of the set of positive whole numbers {1, 2, 3, ... }, negative whole numbers {-1, -2, -3, ... }, and zero {0}.
2. A complete unit or entity.

[From Latin, whole, complete; see tag- in Indo-European roots.]

## integer

(ˈɪntɪdʒə)
n
1. (Mathematics) any rational number that can be expressed as the sum or difference of a finite number of units, being a member of the set …–3, –2, –1, 0, 1, 2, 3…
2. an individual entity or whole unit
[C16: from Latin: untouched, entire, from tangere to touch]

## in•te•ger

(ˈɪn tɪ dʒər)

n.
1. one of the positive or negative numbers 1, 2, 3, etc., or zero.
2. a complete entity.
[1500–10; < Latin: untouched, hence, undivided, whole =in- in-3 + -teg- (comb. form of tag-, base of tangere to touch) + -er adj. suffix]

## in·te·ger

(ĭn′tĭ-jər)
A positive or negative whole number or zero. The numbers 4, -876, and 5,280 are all integers.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
 Noun 1 integer - any of the natural numbers (positive or negative) or zero; "an integer is a number that is not a fraction"whole numbercharacteristic - the integer part (positive or negative) of the representation of a logarithm; in the expression log 643 = 2.808 the characteristic is 2number - a concept of quantity involving zero and units; "every number has a unique position in the sequence"divisor, factor - one of two or more integers that can be exactly divided into another integer; "what are the 4 factors of 6?"common multiple - an integer that is a multiple of two or more other integersmodulus - an integer that can be divided without remainder into the difference between two other integers; "2 is a modulus of 5 and 9"digit, figure - one of the elements that collectively form a system of numeration; "0 and 1 are digits"large integer - an integer equal to or greater than tendouble digit - a two-digit integer; from 10 to 99population - the number of inhabitants (either the total number or the number of a particular race or class) in a given place (country or city etc.); "people come and go, but the population of this town has remained approximately constant for the past decade"; "the African-American population of Salt Lake City has been increasing"
Translations
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## integer

[ˈɪntɪdʒər] n (MATHEMATICS)

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## integer

[ˈɪntɪdʒəʳ] n (Math) → intero
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