Examples of totality in a Sentence
the totality of human knowledge
the totality of the stars in the universe can only be loosely guessed at
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Words cannot measure the depth of their devotion, the purity of their love, or the totality of their courage.
On Aug. 21, however, what’s known as the path of totality will cut a 60-mile-wide arc across the United States, beginning in Oregon at 10:15 a.m. local time and ending in South Carolina about an hour and a half later.
On Aug. 21, Oregonians will get their first chance in 38 years to see a total solar eclipse, when the shadow of the moon will cut a 90-mile-wide path of totality across the state.
The eclipse will last approximately 2 minutes and 41 seconds and will begin totality at 1:24 PM (CDT).
Then came Hungary, and Romania, where Bucharest was the only European capital directly in the eclipse’s 70 mile wide path of totality.
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: the whole or entire amount of something
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