Usage examples for total

  1. But in that case, it is only the exaggeration of the functional derangements which in their total constitute the typhus: for when the distemper pursues its course, these three principal centres of life are always affected in different degrees. – On the cattle plague: or, Contagious typhus in horned cattle. Its history, origin, description, and treatment by Honoré Bourguignon
  2. Total length, 685 miles. – The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History by Various
  3. But that made a grand total of some thirty- five thousand people. – The Penal Cluster by Ivar Jorgensen (AKA Randall Garrett)
  4. The total absence of weight would be bad enough. – Space Tug by Murray Leinster
  5. The total length was less than three feet. – The Flying Stingaree by Harold Leland Goodwin
  6. It was a total high. – Life Blood by Thomas Hoover
  7. The young queen and queen- mother maintained a total silence until the arrival of the king and princes. – Catherine de' Medici by Honore de Balzac
  8. The factor on the island read over the accounts, and he handed a note of the total to Mr. Bruce and Mr. Irvine, who came to settle with us. – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  9. He read in this incident a prophecy of total seclusion. – The Hour and the Man An Historical Romance by Harriet Martineau
  10. Why is there no total eclipse? – The Moon-Voyage by Jules Verne
  11. The Change is total; The Upper Part of the House, as well as the Side- Scenes. – The Works Of John Dryden, Vol. 7 (of 18) The Duke of Guise; Albion and Albanius; Don Sebastian by John Dryden
  12. Total darkness fell on everything. – The Land of the Changing Sun by William N. Harben
  13. Bijou has eight thousand, to which I shall add another four thousand, that makes twelve thousand- total between them thirty- two thousand. – Bijou by Gyp
  14. 8 to 10 square feet of tube surface to the total heating surface in single ended boilers. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  15. Putting these two classes of offences together we arrive at the result that out of a total number of crimes of all kinds committed in England and Wales, 15 per cent. – Crime and Its Causes by William Douglas Morrison
  16. It was a sleep of total exhaustion, lacking even a sense of time. – The Sky Is Falling by Lester del Rey
  17. In 1790 the island was first settled by fifteen men and twelve women, making a total of twenty- seven. – The Eventful History Of The Mutiny And Piratical Seizure Of H.M.S. Bounty: Its Cause And Consequences by Sir John Barrow
  18. " No, no, I won't indeed," said Bell; but she had learned from her maid a total disregard of truth. – The Parent's Assistant by Maria Edgeworth
  19. They knew that McGaw's accounts could be controlled, and the total result easily " fixed." – Tom Grogan by F. Hopkinson Smith
  20. The total number of souls in the Church was reported to be about two thousand; and all this was done in the short space of eight months. – A Young Folks' History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints by Nephi Anderson