Definition of Integrative

1. Adjective. Combining and coordinating diverse elements into a whole.

2. Adjective. Tending to consolidate.
Exact synonyms: Consolidative
Similar to: Centralising, Centralizing
Derivative terms: Consolidate, Consolidate, Integrate

Definition of Integrative

1. Adjective. (sciences) Tending toward or promoting integration ¹

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Definition of Integrative

1. [adj]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Integrative

integrated circuit
integrated circuits
integrated data processing
integrated logistic support
integrated neutron flux
integrated optical circuit
integrated rate expression
integrated resource planning
integrated services digital network
integrative (current term)
integrator gene
integrin PS2
integrin modulating factor 1

Literary usage of Integrative

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The City: Urban Communities and Their Problems by Alan S. Berger (1978)
"Transportation is an integrative communal function affecting the ability of the city ... The integrative Function of Urban Transportation Systems A complex ..."

2. The Science of Human Behavior: Biological and Psychological Foundations by Maurice Parmelee (1913)
"The integrative function of the nervous system, 161. — Mechanical, chemical, and nervous integration, 161. — The functional divisions of the nervous system, ..."

3. The Art and the Business of Story Writing by Walter B. Pitkin (1922)
"... highly intricate happenings, the writer must select and arrange with an eye to the sentiment or mood he wishes to make dominant. SECTION II. integrative ..."

4. Edinburgh Medical Journal (1907)
"THE integrative ACTION OF THE NERVOUS SYSTEM. By WG SMITH, MA, Ph.D., Lecturer on Psychology, University of ..."

5. Empowering Families, Helping Adolescents: Family-Centered Treatment of edited by Wendy Snyder (1996)
"... An integrative Model for Treating the Adolescent Who Is Delinquent/Acting-Out James Alexander, Ph.D. Introduction Functional Family Therapy (FFT) is a ..."

6. The Unity of the Organism; Or, The Organismal Conception of Life by William Emerson Ritter (1919)
"Graded Repetitive Series as integrative Phenomena This, perhaps the simplest form of integrational phenomena known to biology, is seen almost everywhere, ..."

7. The Unity of the Organism; Or, The Organismal Conception of Life by William Emerson Ritter (1919)
"Axial Metabolic Gradients as Integrat'we Phenomena For the most thorough and sustained experimental investigation of the primary integrative processes in ..."

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