Meaning of “total” - Learner’s Dictionary

total

noun [ C ] us uk /ˈtəʊtəl/
He has notched up a total of 34 goals this season.The work took six weeks in total.Add the two figures to get the total.An anonymous donor added $10,000 to the total.We owe a total of $250.

B1 the amount you get when you add several smaller amounts together:

In total we made over 3,000 euros.

(Definition of “total noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)