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It turns out that the ability to touch your toes is the summation of a number of different physiological factors, many of which we have no control over.

My general summation of what occured is that it’s just one of those things that happen.

Finally, this year, we got something approaching a summation of all these efforts.

When asked about her decades in the trenches of exoneration work, Nethercott offers in summation a moment of absurdity.

In the end, the teams didn’t actually perform the full summation of shapes, which was beyond them.

It was the epitome of Kim Kardashian, and a fitting summation of the Year of Butt.

And that is this sleazy rabbit hole in its most perfect summation.

Per Kundera, tweets and blogs translate every link, adding ideology in the guise of summation.

“She is not Amanda the Ripper,” Bongiorno told the jury in her summation.

"3 words... Los Angeles Lifetime," suggested Tim Smith, a New York artists' studio manager, in a summation of the season.

The summation is defined as the increase in entropy between the initial and the final states.

In any case we may regard the smallest spots as the initial stages of variation, the larger as a cumulative summation of these.

Please explain discrepancy between these reports and your own summation of ten hours previous.

Without this counterweight, how false would be our final summation of the evidence upon most of the great state trials!

Its summation is best expressed by the varied sights and emotions of an afternoon in mid-December.


On this page you'll find 25 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to summation, such as: addition, aggregate, and sum.

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