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subtotal

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noun sub·to·tal \ˈsəb-ˌtō-təl\

Definition of subtotal

  1. :  the sum of part of a series of figures

Examples of subtotal in a sentence

  1. Your subtotal is $14, and with tax, that will be $14.70.

1863

First Known Use of subtotal

1863


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subtotal

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adjective sub·to·tal \ˌsəb-ˈtō-təl\

Definition of subtotal

  1. :  somewhat less than complete :  nearly total subtotal thyroidectomy

subtotally

adverb

1899

First Known Use of subtotal

1899


SUBTOTAL Defined for English Language Learners

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subtotal

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noun sub·to·tal \ˈsəb-ˌtō-təl\

Definition of subtotal for English Language Learners

  • : the sum of a set of numbers that is then added to another number or set of numbers


Medical Dictionary

subtotal

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adjective sub·to·tal \ˌsəb-ˈtōt-əl\

Medical Definition of subtotal

  1. :  somewhat less than complete :  nearly total subtotal thyroidectomy

subtotally

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