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English definition of “total”

total

noun [C] (AMOUNT)   /ˈtoʊ·t̬əl/
the whole amount : Add these up and give me the total. We paid a total of $473. in total In total means including everything added together: Last week 45 people in total came to the senior center .
(Definition of total noun (AMOUNT) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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