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sum

 
 
pronunciation:
suhm
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part of speech: noun
definition: the number or amount that comes from adding two or more numbers.
The sum of ten and ten is twenty.
synonyms:
total
similar words:
number, tally
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The words sum and some (unspecified in number) sound alike but have different meanings.
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