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totality

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noun to·tal·i·ty \tō-ˈta-lə-tē\

Simple Definition of totality

  • : the whole or entire amount of something

Full Definition of totality

plural to·tal·i·ties

  1. 1 :  an aggregate amount :  sum, whole

  2. 2a :  the quality or state of being total :  wholenessb :  the phase of an eclipse during which it is total :  state of total eclipse

Examples of totality

  1. the totality of human knowledge

  2. <the totality of the stars in the universe can only be loosely guessed at>



1598

First Known Use of totality

1598




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