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noun [uncountable] integration pronunciation in American English /ˌɪntəˈɡreɪʃ(ə)n/
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  1. 2
    the process of combining with other things in a single larger unit or system
    integration of:

    increased operating efficiency through the integration of existing company systems

    integration with:

    opposition to Britain’s closer integration with the European Union

    integration into:

    the program’s integration into IBM networks

  2. 3
    the process of becoming a full member of a group or society, and becoming involved completely in its activities
    integration into:

    a strategy to ease their integration into the community

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