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total

noun
 
 
/ˈtəʊtəl/
the amount or number that you get when several smaller amounts are added together: a total of $20/£1,000/€3m, etc. We calculated all costs to the company and came to a total of $5,500. We employ 534 staff in total. We have a large workforce with women representing 30% of the total.
→  See also grand total , running total , subtotal , sum total
Translations of “total”
in Korean 합계의…
in Arabic مَجموع…
in Portuguese total…
in Catalan total…
in Japanese 合計, 総計…
in Italian totale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 總額, 總數…
in Russian итог…
in Turkish toplam, yekûn, tutar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 总额, 总数…
in Polish suma…
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