What does totality mean?

Definitions for totality
toʊˈtæl ɪ tito·tal·i·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. entirety, entireness, integrality, totalitynoun

    the state of being total and complete

    "he read the article in its entirety"; "appalled by the totality of the destruction"

  2. totalitynoun

    the quality of being complete and indiscriminate

    "the totality of war and its consequences"; "the all-embracing totality of the state"

  3. sum, total, totality, aggregatenoun

    the whole amount


  1. totalitynoun

    the state of being total

  2. totalitynoun

    an aggregate quantity obtained by addition

  3. totalitynoun

    the phase of an eclipse when it is total

Webster Dictionary

  1. Totalitynoun

    the quality or state of being total; as, the totality of an eclipse

  2. Totalitynoun

    the whole sum; the whole quantity or amount; the entirety; as, the totalityof human knowledge

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of totality in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of totality in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of totality in a Sentence

  1. The FDA:

    Based on the FDA's review of the totality of the scientific evidence available, the agency determined that it is reasonable to believe that bamlanivimab may be effective in treating non-hospitalized patients with mild or moderate Covid-19, and, when used to treat Covid-19 for the authorized population, the known and potential benefits outweigh the known and potential risks for the drug. There are no adequate, approved and available alternative treatments to bamlanivimab for the authorized population.

  2. Louis Freeh:

    In my opinion, the totality of the evidence found during the investigation refutes the allegations made against Professor Alan Dershowitz.

  3. Pete Dame:

    We have to be suspicious of everyone, we look at the totality of the situation before we pull someone over, such as how they are driving, body language, and violations pulled from a record search.

  4. Bernie Sanders:

    Everything that happens every day, weigh on how people feels about you, and my own view is that it's the voters who view you look at the totality of who the candidate is, you look at what that candidate stands for the integrity of that candidate, the history of our candidates, I've been fighting for working families, for my entire adult life.

  5. Angus King:

    I can't imagine he would try to make that claim given the totality of the news we're seeing.

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    (music) a curved line spanning notes that are to be played legato
    • A. mealie
    • B. profaneness
    • C. slur
    • D. tithe

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