totalities


totalities
to·tal·i·ty || təʊ'tælətɪ n. entirety, wholeness, total amount, sum; short part of an eclipse when the moon blocks the sun entirely or the shadow of earth totally blocks our view of the moon (Astronomy)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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