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Meaning of “entirety” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of entirety from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"entirety" in American English

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entiretynoun [U]

 us   /ɪnˈtɑɪ·rə·t̬i, -ˈtɑɪər·t̬i/
in its entirety Something in ​its entirety ​means all of something from ​beginning to end: I never ​read the ​contract in ​its entirety, just ​parts of it.
(Definition of entirety from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"entirety" in Business English

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entiretynoun [S]

uk   us   /ɪnˈtaɪərəti/
in its entirety with all ​partsincluded: The ​shareholdervaluecommittee will explore ​selling the ​company in its entirety, instead of a piecemeal ​sale of ​assets.
(Definition of entirety from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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