totalizer

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n totalizer a calculator that performs simple arithmetic functions
    • n totalizer computer that registers bets and divides the total amount bet among those who won
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Totally Hair Barbie is the best selling Barbie of all time. It sold over ten million units
    • n Totalizer Same as Totalizator.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: In total, Americans eat more than 45 billion sandwiches each year, while sales of custom-made sandwiches are rising 15 percent per year
    • n totalizer An apparatus, used at horse-races, which registers and indicates the number of tickets sold to betters on each horse. Also called totaliser, totalizator, and totalisator.
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Quotations

  • P. B. Fitzwater
    P. B. Fitzwater
    “Character is the sum and total of a person's choices.”
  • Cyril Connolly
    Cyril%20Connolly
    “All charming people have something to conceal, usually their total dependence on the appreciation of others.”
  • Tom Flores
    Tom Flores
    “A total commitment is paramount to reaching the ultimate in performance.”
  • Arnold Palmer
    Arnold Palmer
    “What do I mean by concentration? I mean focusing totally on the business at hand and commanding your body to do exactly what you want it to do.”
  • Wayne Dyer
    Wayne%20Dyer
    “Our lives are a sum total of the choices we have made.”
  • Peter F. Drucker
    Peter%20F.%20Drucker
    “When a subject becomes totally obsolete we make it a required course.”

Usage

In literature:

Rousseau, a writer of great force and vivacity, is totally destitute of taste in any sense of the word.
"The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. IV. (of 12)" by Edmund Burke
It arises from a total want of charity or a total want of thought.
"The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. V. (of 12)" by Edmund Burke
Is its total volume increasing or decreasing in the principal civilised countries of the world?
"Crime and Its Causes" by William Douglas Morrison
The receipts during the last fiscal year were $1,074,974.35, and the total expenditures, not including contingent expenses, $934,123.11.
"A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents" by Grover Cleveland
The Turks were totally defeated, with the loss of twelve thousand men.
"The Empire of Austria; Its Rise and Present Power" by John S. C. Abbott
Central High, of Minneapolis, won first with a total score of 697.8.
"Trees, Fruits and Flowers of Minnesota, 1916" by Various
My state was no longer hazardous; and my destiny would be totally uninfluenced by my future conduct.
"Arthur Mervyn" by Charles Brockden Brown
On April 1, 1917, the total number of civilian employees in the nine principal navy-yards was 29,708.
"Our Navy in the War" by Lawrence Perry
Excluding Indian Territory and Alaska, the total population is 62,622,250, and the total of communicants 20,568,679.
"Twentieth Century Negro Literature" by Various
The total cost to the State has been estimated at $2,093,685.
"Mental Defectives and Sexual Offenders" by W. H. Triggs, Donald McGavin, Frederick Truby King, J. Sands Elliot, Ada G. Patterson, C.E. Matthews and J. Beck
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In poetry:

There weren't no sea, tho' thegale was stiff --
Heave ho, me hearties!
When this mad ole, bad ole dry land skiff
Is a total loss in 'arf a jiff -
Heave ho, me hearties!
"A Land Shanty" by C J Dennis
But they sharpened no weapons at all,
And they poisoned no arrows - not they!
They made ready to conquer or fall
In a totally different way -
An entirely different way.
"King Borria Bungalee Boo" by William Schwenck Gilbert
Suddenly, from all the green around you,
something-you don't know what-has disappeared;
you feel it creeping closer to the window,
in total silence. From the nearby wood
"Before Summer Rain" by Rainer Maria Rilke
I know, O Lord! that thou this dire disease
Canst, at thy pleasure, totally remove —
Yet, if thou wilt not these my pains appease —
O take my soul into the joys above!
"A Prayer For A Sick Person Before He Takes Physic" by Rees Prichard
Through these soft shades delighted let me stray,
While o'er my head forgotten suns descend!
Through these dear valleys bend my casual way,
Till setting life a total shade extend!
"Elegy XXIII. Reflections Suggested" by William Shenstone
But the day will come
when I'll totally separate you from yourself, Samet.
You'll enter the world of respectable memories.
And I'll lay flowers on your grave
without tears in my eyes.
"To Samet Vurgun" by Nazim Hikmet

In news:

This investigation has North Providence at 6,002 total days absent and average absentee days per teacher at 19.3 days, highest of the 39 municipalities in Rhode Island.
Whether you want a total career change or a new, part-time opportunity, there are many reasons to consider academia.
Christie's Paris, also saw robust results at its December sales, starting with its auction of Impressionist and modern art on Dec 1, which brought a total of €14.4 million ($19.4 million) compared with an estimate of €14 million/20 million.
Summer time is when we high school reporters turn from collectors of stats, times and point totals into evaluators of sorts.
Out of a total of 8,458,084 households, Google said it received 244,237 opt-outs, or approximately 2.89 per cent of households.
In honor of this occasion I want to do two things that are totally for me.
Wisconsin piles up 645 yards in total offense.
While fishing at Truman Lake on Saturday, Nov 3rd and Lake of the Ozarks on Sunday, Nov 4th, Boller and Hill finished the two-day tournament with a total catch of 15 pounds, 1 ounce.
New BOMA -Kingsley Report Shows Compression in Utilities and Total Operating Expenses.
I'm not going to talk about the 1990 film Total Recall.
Total sales also increased 3.7 percent to $199.1 million this year, compared to $192 million during the same period last year.
The operator of Boston Store, Younkers, Elder-Beerman department stores said total sales increased 0.7% to $288.9 million from a year ago.
Total Coffeemaker category includes all coffeemakers and espresso makers NPD data does not include all retailers, and is estimated to represent 35%-40% of the total market.
Vote totals in two separate databases that should have been identical had different totals.
The Cowgirls will play host to 24 teams and a total of 128 student-athletes on the par-72 course that runs a total of 6,184 yards.
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In science:

The eight galaxy peaks occupy a total velocity path of about 4800km/s between 0 < z ≤ 1.3 (assuming 600km/s per peak) or about 2% of the total velocity path, so the random binomial probability of finding two or more out of 4 absorption systems in any of the peaks is about 0.2%.
QSOs and Absorption Line Systems Surrounding the Hubble Deep Field
For example, given A ∈ V, and M , totally in V, we can form the total algebra A ⋉ M .
Abelian extensions of algebras in congruence-modular varieties
If M is total ly in V ′ , then the objects C i V (Q, M ) and H i V (Q, M ) are also total ly in V ′.
Abelian extensions of algebras in congruence-modular varieties
As in clone cohomology, the theory gives the cohomology group of an A-overalgebra (actually, an algebra over A, as the theory is usually developed) totally in a variety V to which A belongs, with coefficients in an A-module M totally in V (or, as usually expressed, in a Beck module over A).
Abelian extensions of algebras in congruence-modular varieties
The only difference scaling as M 2 in the spectral width is that the ij pair in Eq. 3 is in a J = 0 combination for a many body-state of total spin S = 0, but not if the many-body state has total spin S = 1.
Spin Structure of Many-Body Systems with Two-Body Random Interactions
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