- The total copper in standard sample and surface water was determined by extraction enrichment flame AAS (enriched for 20 time) and graphite furnace AAS, respectively.
- The mass rally was a total fiasco.
- I must say the news comes as a total surprise.
- Ten years was the sum total of my education.
- My small contribution was lost in the grand total.
- The ship was wrecked and became a total loss.