sum|ma|tion

sum|ma|tion
sum|ma|tion «suh MAY shuhn», noun.
1. the process of finding the sum or total; addition: »

the…summation of a grotesque assembly of faults (H. G. Wells).

2. the total. SYNONYM(S): aggregate.
3. Law. the final presentation of facts and arguments by the counsel for each side.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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