[in-teg-ri-tee] /ɪnˈtɛg rɪ ti/

adherence to moral and ethical principles; soundness of moral character; honesty.
the state of being whole, entire, or undiminished:
to preserve the integrity of the empire.
a sound, unimpaired, or perfect condition:
the integrity of a ship’s hull.
adherence to moral principles; honesty
the quality of being unimpaired; soundness
unity; wholeness

c.1400, “innocence, blamelessness; chastity, purity,” from Old French integrité or directly from Latin integritatem (nominative integritas) “soundness, wholeness, blamelessness,” from integer “whole” (see integer). Sense of “wholeness, perfect condition” is mid-15c.

integrity in·teg·ri·ty (ĭn-těg’rĭ-tē)
The state of being unimpaired; soundness or wholeness.

1. data integrity.
2. referential integrity.


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