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Noun

Singular
amount

Plural
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  1. The total, aggregate or sum of a number of items, numbers or material.
  2. A quantity or volume.
    Pour a small amount of water into the dish.
    The dogs need different amounts of food.
  3. The number of elements in a set.

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Verb

Infinitive
to amount

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to amount (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -) (intransitive)
  1. To total or evaluate.
    It amounts to three dollars and change.
  2. To succeed or have value.
    He was a pretty good student, but never amounted to much professionally.

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