Usage examples for integral

  1. The figures, almost without exception, appear as integral parts of the architectural fabric, rather than as added ornament. – The Cathedrals of Northern France by Francis Miltoun
  2. This problem of one great city is the problem of all; and in each and all the sweater stands as an integral part of modern civilization. – Prisoners of Poverty Abroad by Helen Campbell
  3. And the first step in this direction is to see whether what we have hitherto considered limitations of the law are really integral parts of the law itself. – The Creative Process in the Individual by Thomas Troward
  4. In Aristotle's ideal the bulk of the population are mere conditions, not integral parts of the state. – A Little Book of Stoicism by St George Stock
  5. And man is an integral living part of living nature. – Nature Mysticism by J. Edward Mercer
  6. From this most interesting reference it followed that the country to the north of Babylonia was known as Assyria at the time of the kings of the First Dynasty of Babylon, and the fact that Babylonian troops were stationed there by Hammurabi proved that the country formed an integral part of the Babylonian empire. – History Of Egypt, Chaldæa, Syria, Babylonia, And Assyria In The Light Of Recent Discovery by L.W. King and H.R. Hall
  7. Our purpose was to prepare an integral American force which should be able to take the offensive in every respect. – Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights by Kelly Miller
  8. In emancipating himself from the religious traditions of antiquity, Lucretius did not altogether escape from the power of an idea, so deeply rooted in the thought of past ages, as to seem to be an integral element of human consciousness. – The Roman Poets of the Republic by W. Y. Sellar
  9. Tolerance to him was not an isolated virtue, but an integral part of democracy. – The Framework of Home Rule by Erskine Childers
  10. You could not help perceiving in Mansfield's embodiment that Gloster was passing through phases of experience- that the man changed, as men do change in life, the integral character remaining the same in its original fibre, but the condition varying, in accordance with the reaction of conduct upon temperament and conscience. – Shadows of the Stage by William Winter
  11. The fresco background is meagre and forms no integral part of the design; this does not go for much, but suggests that in the original state of the chapel, which we know was an early one, there may have been but little background, the fresco background not having yet attained its full development. – Ex Voto by Samuel Butler
  12. We had acquired most of the small liberties, and the ransom paid was the abandonment of many things hitherto deemed to form an integral part of existence. – The Confessions of a Beachcomber by E J Banfield
  13. The flower of forgotten dreams rose so softly to the surface of consciousness that they had an air of sneaking in, anxious to be regarded as an integral part of normal waking life. – A Prisoner in Fairyland by Algernon Blackwood
  14. To the argument that Ireland, being an integral part of the United Kingdom, must submit to the legislation of Parliament whether it liked it or no, it was pointed out that this argument had not been enforced against Ulster four years before; that when Conscription had first been enforced in England it had been admitted by Parliament that Ireland was a special case; that to assert that Ireland was an integral part of the United Kingdom was to beg the very question in dispute, since the national claim of Ireland had always been a claim for independence. – The Evolution of Sinn Fein by Robert Mitchell Henry
  15. The development of overseas trade, involving the factors of merchant shipping, navies, and control of the seas, is thus an integral part of the history of sea power. – A History of Sea Power by William Oliver Stevens and Allan Westcott
  16. At other places the skin is coloured in its very substance; the colouring- matter forms an integral part of it and can no longer be swept away with a camel- hair brush. – The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles by Jean Henri Fabre
  17. In these two collections it is still found laboriously worked in and is not an integral part of the rest of the work. – Life of St. Francis of Assisi by Paul Sabatier
  18. We must not forget that these cycles apply to the race in their effect, and to the individual only as an integral part of the whole. – The-Light-of-Egypt-or-the-science-of-the-soul-and-the-stars-Volume-2 by Burgoyne, Thomas H.
  19. I rarely overlook an integral detail. – The Lighted Match by Charles Neville Buck
  20. Neither act nor scene receives much regard as an integral unit of structure. – Tragedy by Ashley H. Thorndike