subtotalling

subtotal

[suhb-toht-l, suhb-toht-]
noun
1.
the sum or total of a part of a group or column of figures, as in an accounting statement.
adjective
2.
somewhat less than complete; not total: subtotal commitment.
verb (used with object), subtotaled, subtotaling or (especially British) subtotalled, subtotalling.
3.
to determine a subtotal for, as figures.
verb (used without object), subtotaled, subtotaling or (especially British) subtotalled, subtotalling.
4.
to determine a subtotal.

Origin:
1905–10; sub- + total

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subtotal (sʌbˈtəʊtəl, ˈsʌbˌtəʊtəl)
 
n
1.  the total made up by a column of figures, etc, forming part of the total made up by a larger column or group
 
vb , -tals, -talling, -talled, -tals, -taling, -taled
2.  to establish or work out a subtotal for (a column, group, etc)

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subtotal
1906, from sub- + total (n.). The verb is attested from 1936.
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