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sum [1].

[sup.1]sum

Pronunciation: \'s[schwa]m\

noun

1 : the result obtained by adding numbers <The sum of 4 and 5 is 9.>

2 : a problem in arithmetic

3 : a quantity of money <We donated a small sum.>

4 : the whole amount <Two trips is the sum of my travel experience.>

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Date:Jan 1, 2009
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