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subtotal

noun [C] uk   /ˈsʌbˌtəʊ.təl/ us    /-ˌtoʊ.t̬əl/
the total of one set of numbers to which other numbers will be added: You have to add the cost of postage to the subtotal.Calculations and calculatingAddition, subtraction, multiplication and division
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