integration noun

ADJ. true | complete, full | close, seamless | further, greater, improved, increased | rapid | economic, monetary, political, racial, social We are working to bring about closer political integration in the EU. | internal | systems (computing)

QUANT. degree, level

VERB + INTEGRATION achieve, bring about | accelerate, encourage, facilitate, promote, speed up, stimulate measures to promote the social integration of mentally handicapped people | require | lead to

PREP. ~ between integration between research and higher education | ~ into the integration of disabled pupils into the general education system | ~ with He called for greater integration with Europe. | ~ within economic integration within the three communities

PHRASES a move towards integration a move towards greater internal integration in Europe | a need for integration, a process of integration