1. The quality or state of being total; as, the totality of an eclipse.
2. The whole sum; the whole quantity or amount; the entirety; as, the totality of human knowledge.
The totality of a sentence or passage. --Coleridge.
n 1: the state of being total; "appalled by the totality of the
destruction" [syn: entirety, entireness]
2: the quality of being complete and indiscriminate; "the
totality of war and its consequences"; "the all-embracing
totality of the state"
3: the whole amount [syn: sum, total, aggregate]