the whole

See: sum, total
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I actually made myself sleepy, and before she began to nod, I gave such a gape that she asked me what I meant by opening my mouth wide enough to take the whole book in at once.
We were talking about what it is like to spend one's childhood in little towns like these, buried in wheat and corn, under stimulating extremes of climate: burning summers when the world lies green and billowy beneath a brilliant sky, when one is fairly stifled in vegetation, in the color and smell of strong weeds and heavy harvests; blustery winters with little snow, when the whole country is stripped bare and gray as sheet-iron.
More than any other person we remembered, this girl seemed to mean to us the country, the conditions, the whole adventure of our childhood.
Take the Whole Grain Sharp Cheddar Cheese crackers.
The Whole Trade Program is Whole Foods Market's designation of products with the highest degree of ethics and integrity in Whole Foods Market stores, regarding high-quality standards, premium prices to producers, better wages and working conditions for workers, and environmental sustainability.
Tigner's company provided him with a variable universal life policy for $150,000 about seven years ago, and then another for $750,000 about two years ago, replacing the whole life policy he had purchased previously.
Gaining this exclusive license is strategic for us as we broaden our strong intellectual property base and expertise to ensure that 454 Life Sciences maintains its leading position and creates barriers to entry in the whole genome sequencing arena," stated Richard F.
Whole wheat, ground from the whole wheat berry, is high in nutrients and includes the fibrous bran.
In such studies only a limited portion of the body is irradiated, not the whole body, and only screening for a specific type of disease is being evaluated, rather than screening for just anything that might be found anywhere in the body.
In fact, my observations clash with the authors' only if neither of us gives the whole story.
Indeed, if there is a single element of the Whole Language movement that is most disquieting to conservatives it is captured in the quotation above by W.
Although there are three recipes that feature seafood and one that features chicken, on the whole, most of the recipes are vegan or are very easily made dairy- and egg-free.