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"integral" in British English

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integraladjective

uk   /ˈɪn.tɪ.ɡrəl/  us   /-t̬ə-/
C1 necessary and ​important as a ​part of a ​whole: He's an integral part of the ​team and we can't do without him. Bars and ​terracecafés are integral to the ​sociallife of the ​city. UK contained within something; not ​separate: All ​rooms have a ​flat-screen TV with integral DVD-player. The integral ​garage had been ​converted to make another ​bedroom.
(Definition of integral from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"integral" in American English

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integraladjective

 us   /ˈɪn·tə·ɡrəl, ɪnˈteɡ·rəl/
necessary and ​important as a ​part of a ​whole, or ​contained within it: Taking a ​ride on the ​canals of Venice is an integral ​part of experiencing that ​city.
(Definition of integral from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"integral" in Business English

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integraladjective

uk   us   /ˈɪntɪɡrəl/
necessary and important as a ​part of something: He's an integral ​part of the ​team and we can't do without him.integral to sth The ​reliability of our ​suppliers has been integral to the company's ​success.
(Definition of integral from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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