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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

integrated \integrated\ adjective

1. Formed or united into a whole.

Syn: incorporate, incorporated, merged, unified. [WordNet 1.5]

2. Formed into a whole or introduced into another entity; as, an integrated Europe. Opposite of {nonintegrated}. [Narrower terms: {coordinated}, {interconnected}, {unified}; {embedded}; {incorporated}; {tight-knit}, {tightly knit}]

a more closely integrated economic and political system --Dwight D. Eisenhower [WordNet 1.5]

3. Having different groups treated together as equals in one group; as, racially integrated schools. [Narrower terms: {co-ed, coeducational}; {desegrated, nonsegregated, unsegregated}; {interracial}; {mainstreamed}] Also See: {integrative}, {joint}, {united}. Antonym: {segregated}. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

4. Resembling a living organism in organization or development. [Narrower terms: {organic} (vs. inorganic)]

Syn: structured. [WordNet 1.5]

5. combined. Opposite of {uncombined}. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

6. having constituent parts mixed to form a single unit. Opposite of {unmixed}. [Narrower terms: {blended[2]}]

Syn: amalgamated, intermingled, mixed. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Embed \Em*bed"\ ([e^]m*b[e^]d"), verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Embedded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Embedding}.] [Pref. em- + bed. Cf. {Imbed}.] To lay as in a bed; to lay in surrounding matter; to bed; as, to embed a thing in clay, mortar, or sand.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

embedded \embedded\ adjective

1. enclosed or fixed firmly in a surrounding mass; surrounded on all sides; as, found pebbles embedded in the silt; stone containing many embedded fossils; as, peach and plum seeds embedded in a sweet edible pulp. [WordNet sense 1]

Syn: fixed. [WordNet 1.5]

2. inserted as an integral part of a surrounding whole; as, confused by the embedded Latin quotations; an embedded subordinate clause. [WordNet sense 2] [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

embedded

adjective

1: enclosed firmly in a surrounding mass; "found pebbles embedded in the silt"; "stone containing many embedded fossils"; "peach and plum seeds embedded in a sweet edible pulp"

2: inserted as an integral part of a surrounding whole; "confused by the embedded Latin quotations"; "an embedded subordinate clause"


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