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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