totality

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noun to·tal·i·ty \tō-ˈta-lə-tē\

Definition of totality

plural

totalities

  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 in a sentence

  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



TOTALITY Defined for English Language Learners

totality

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noun to·tal·i·ty \tō-ˈta-lə-tē\

Definition of totality for English Language Learners

  • : the whole or entire amount of something



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