Word:   
Definitions of sum:
  • noun:   the whole amount
  • noun:   a quantity obtained by addition
  • noun:   the final aggregate
    Example: "The sum of all our troubles did not equal the misery they suffered"
  • noun:   a quantity of money
    Example: "He borrowed a large sum"
  • noun:   the basic unit of money in Uzbekistan
  • noun:   the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience
  • noun:   a set containing all and only the members of two or more given sets
  • verb:   be a summary of
    Example: "The abstract summarizes the main ideas in the paper"
  • verb:   determine the sum of
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #19407)

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