totalism

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n totalism the principle of complete and unrestricted power in government
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Quotations

  • Tyra Banks
    Tyra Banks
    “I'm not ugly, but my beauty is a total creation.”
  • Dr. Joyce Brothers
    Dr. Joyce Brothers
    “If your energy is as boundless as your ambition, total commitment may be a way of life you should seriously consider.”
  • William S. Burroughs
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    “The face of evil is always the face of total need.”
  • Barbara De Angelis
    Barbara%20De%20Angelis
    “Only when your consciousness is totally focused on the moment you are in can you receive whatever gift, lesson, or delight that moment has to offer.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “If you're a generous person you'll have no trouble admitting that somebody else is good. If you're a better person you'll find it's total impossibility.”
  • Francis Picabia
    Francis%20Picabia
    “Pain has its reasons, pleasure is totally indifferent.”

Usage

In literature:

The building was valued at $150,000, and is a total loss.
"The Johnstown Horror" by James Herbert Walker
His total gifts to the institution amounted to about $800,000.
"The Greatest Highway in the World" by Anonymous
The United States alone has over half of the total.
"The Economic Aspect of Geology" by C. K. Leith
The total cotton crop of 1853 equaled 395 lbs.
"Cotton is King and The Pro-Slavery Arguments" by Various
So dazzling was the light that many well-instructed persons denied the totality of the eclipse.
"A Popular History of Astronomy During the Nineteenth Century" by Agnes M. (Agnes Mary) Clerke
The world's total that year was 4,567,000 bags, so that Brazilian coffee represented about one-half of the total.
"All About Coffee" by William H. Ukers
All I want is the total.
"The Tale of Timber Town" by Alfred Grace
The census of 1913 showed a total population of 58,000, of which Germans, exclusive of the garrison, numbered 2,500.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume III (of VIII)" by Various
The Belgian force totaled 110,000 men of all complements.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume II (of VIII)" by Various
Imagine a great gash in the earth some 7,000 or 8,000 yards in total length.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume VI (of VIII)" by Various
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In poetry:

The law, supposing I have all,
Does ever for perfection call:
The gospel suits my total want,
And all the law can seek does grant.
"The Believer's Principles : Chap. II." by Ralph Erskine
BROWN did not know that Turkish male,
He might have been his sainted mother:
The people in this simple tale
Are total strangers to each other.
"Ben Allah Achmet, or, the Fatal Tum" by William Schwenck Gilbert
And, that he calls each vile offender in,
(However big, however black his sin)
To have a share in all his joys divine:
So he his sins does totally resign.
"Advice, To Search For The Lord Jesus Christ" by Rees Prichard
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

In news:

Total you currently have invested that should be included in this analysis .
You will be totally anonymous .
All products are sold six bars in a carton with 12 cartons per case for a total of 72 bars.
Army officials are reporting that a total of 19 people have been diagnosed with the H1N1 virus, also known as swine flu, at the Fort Gordon Army Base near Augusta.
His second-round 7-under 65 gives him a two-day total of 10 under, and with 36 holes to play, he has a share of the lead with Charlie Wi.
The FDIC said Tuesday that the total number of bank branches dropped by almost one-and-a-half percent over the past year, to 2,287 as of June 30th.
Spending totals for the Obama campaign are since 2009.
Class fee is $20, and materials fee is $22, for a total cost of $42.
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.
The Top 250 spirits brands grew 3.1% in total volume in 2011, a rate slightly lower than the total market's increase of 3.5.
A total of 158 ballots were cast in the election, and vote totals were as follows.
First Horizon 's expense ratio (basically total expenses divided by total revenue) is still higher than the company would like, and one way to whittle that down is cost savings on the personnel side.
Of US Total Population (thousands) % of US Total.
The consulting firm Chetan Sharma reports that the "total number of messages as well as the total messaging revenue" dropped for the first time in the US market.
Romney passes McCain's 2008 popular vote total, Obama 5.5 Mil behind '08 total.
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In science:

On diophantine definability and decidability in large subrings of totally real number fields and their totally complex extensions of degree 2.
Diophantine Definability and Decidability in the Extensions of Degree 2 of Totally Real Fields
Consider a signed measure µ on Vl with total mass 0 and total variation norm |µ|, which is invariant under lattice isometries.
Multiscale analysis of exit distributions for random walks in random environments
As it is known, in metric spaces the precompactness and the total boundedness are equivalent notions, a result that is not longer true in quasi-metric spaces, where precompactness is strictly weaker than total boundedness, see or .
Compact operators on spaces with asymmetric norm
The total length of the multiple pendulum L = 1.12 m was fixed and the masses were equally spaced over the total length L, see figure 3a.
Oscillations bounded by the simple pendulum and the oscillating rigid rod
We will say that a type x ∈ Sn (M) is totally irrational iff there exists a totally irrational extension N realizing x, or equivalently iff M(x)/M is totally irrational.
O-minimal spectrum
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