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in toto

[in toh-toh] /ɪn ˈtoʊ toʊ/
Latin.
1.
in all; completely; entirely; wholly.

toto caelo

[toh-toh kahy-loh; English toh-toh see-loh] /ˈtoʊ toʊ ˈkaɪ loʊ; English ˈtoʊ toʊ ˈsi loʊ/
adverb, Latin.
1.
by the entire extent of the heavens; diametrically.
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  • Voices began to call for the man she had spoken to, 'toto, O toto!'

    The Trail Book Mary Austin
  • Are some of them so bad that they ought to be rejected in toto?

    The Booklover and His Books Harry Lyman Koopman
  • But, frankly, toto, I supposed you were taking care of it yourself.

    The Lost Princess of Oz

    L. Frank Baum
  • toto wanted to growl at him, but couldn't, and he didn't dare bark.

    The Lost Princess of Oz

    L. Frank Baum
  • Yesterday there was nothing of importance, but this morning toto Chupin came.

    Caught In The Net Emile Gaboriau
British Dictionary definitions for toto

in toto

/ɪn ˈtəʊtəʊ/
adverb
1.
totally; entirely; completely
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Word Origin and History for toto

Latin ablative singular (masc. and neuter) of totus "whole, entire" (see total).

in toto

Latin, "as a whole, completely" (see total).

toto caelo

Latin, literally "by the whole heaven."

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in toto [(in toh-toh)]

Totally or completely: “We reject your demands in toto.” From Latin, meaning “in all.”

The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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