expanse English
Noun
( en noun)
A wide stretch, usually of sea, sky, or land.
*'>citation
An amount of spread or stretch.
Related terms
* expand
* expansion


total English
Alternative forms
* totall (obsolete)
Noun
( en noun)
An amount obtained by the addition of smaller amounts.
 A total of £145 was raised by the bringandbuy stall.
(informal, mathematics) Sum.
 The total of 4, 5 and 6 is 15.
See also
* addition, summation: (augend) + (addend) = (summand) + (summand) = (sum, total)
* subtraction: (minuend) ? (subtrahend) = (difference)
* multiplication: (multiplier) × (multiplicand) = (factor) × (factor) = (product)
* division: (dividend) ÷ (divisor) = (quotient), remainder left over if divisor does not divide dividend
Synonyms
* (sum) sum
Derived terms
* subtotal
Adjective
( en adjective)
Entire; relating to the whole of something.
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*:Carried somehow, somewhither, for some reason, on these surging floods, were these travelers,. Even such a boat as the Mount Vernon offered a total deck space so cramped as to leave secrecy or privacy well out of the question, even had the motley and democratic assemblage of passengers been disposed to accord either.
*{{quotemagazine, date=20130803, volume=408, issue=8847, magazine=(The Economist)
, title= Boundary problems
, passage=Economics is a messy discipline: too fluid to be a science, too rigorous to be an art. Perhaps it is fitting that economists’ mostused metric, gross domestic product (GDP), is a tangle too. GDP measures the total value of output in an economic territory. Its apparent simplicity explains why it is scrutinised down to tenths of a percentage point every month.}}
((used as an intensifier)) Complete; absolute.
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Synonyms
* (entire) entire, full, whole
* (complete) absolute, complete, utter; see also
Derived terms
* total war
Verb
To add up; to calculate the sum of.
 When we totalled the takings, we always got a different figure.
To equal a total of; to amount to.
 That totals seven times so far.
(transitive, US, slang) to demolish; to wreck completely. (from total loss)
 Honey, I’m OK, but I’ve totaled the car.
To amount to; to add up to.
 It totals nearly a pound.
Synonyms
* (add up) add up, sum
* (demolish) demolish, trash, wreck
