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adjective absolute, aggregate, all, complete, downright, entire, full, global, gross, inclusive, integral, omnis, outright, radical, thorough, thoroughgoing, undivided, universal, universus, unqualified, utter, whole, with no exception, without omission
See also: absolute, aggregate, amount, categorical, collective, complete, comprehensive, comprise, computation, corpus, detailed, entirety, extreme, face amount, face value, full, in solido, inclusive, maximum, outright, peremptory, plenary, poll, price, pure, quantity, radical, stark, sum, survey, thorough, unlimited, unqualified, whole

TOTAL. Complete; containing the whole; as the total amount of an account is all the items of such account added together; total incapacity, is an absolute and complete incapacity to do a thing. A married woman is totally incapable to make a contract, because, although having intelligence, she has not legal capacity and an idiot is totally incapable to enter into a contract, because he has no will.

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He was for a couple of years the total engineering and manufacturing department of the telephone business, and by 1880 had taken out sixty patents for his own suggestions.
In Germany, where its vote was more than a third of the total vote of the empire, all other parties and powers had united to fight it.
Vanstone's condition rendered any such interview as the lawyer desired a total impossibility.
If we compare the wealth of the United Netherlands with that of Russia or Germany, or even of France, and if we at the same time compare the total value of the lands and the aggregate population of that contracted district with the total value of the lands and the aggregate population of the immense regions of either of the three last-mentioned countries, we shall at once discover that there is no comparison between the proportion of either of these two objects and that of the relative wealth of those nations.
of the proletariat organised as the ruling class; and to increase the total of productive forces as rapidly as possible.
Thus by degrees the intellectual lustre of the Priestly Order would wane, and the road would then lie open for a total destruction of all Aristocratic Legislature and for the subversion of our Privileged Classes.
It was not so much the conviction that she was disinherited that caused her grief, but her total inability to account for the feelings which had provoked her grandfather to such an act.
Sun Tzu said: In the operations of war, where there are in the field a thousand swift chariots, as many heavy chariots, and a hundred thousand mail-clad soldiers, with provisions enough to carry them a thousand li, the expenditure at home and at the front, including entertainment of guests, small items such as glue and paint, and sums spent on chariots and armor, will reach the total of a thousand ounces of silver per day.
Not contented with tearing off all the wainscot and hangings, and splitting the doors to pieces, they beat down the partition walls; and although that alone cost them near two hours, they cut down the cupola or lanthorn, and they began to take the slate and boards from the roof, and were prevented only by the approaching daylight from a total demolition of the building.
He belongs to the great array of the unknown - who are great, indeed, by the sum total of the devoted effort put out, and the colossal scale of success attained by their insatiable and steadfast ambition.
How vast the total sum appears Of all the kindnesses I've done, From Childhood's half-forgotten years Down to that Loan of April One
Upon this I was paid out notes and gold until I had by my side a total sum of two thousand gulden.