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 for And all
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  All \All\, n.
     The whole number, quantity, or amount; the entire thing;
     everything included or concerned; the aggregate; the whole;
     totality; everything or every person; as, our all is at
     stake.
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           Death, as the Psalmist saith, is certain to all.
                                                    --Shak.
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           All that thou seest is mine.             --Gen. xxxi.
                                                    43.
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     Note: All is used with of, like a partitive; as, all of a
           thing, all of us.
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     After all, after considering everything to the contrary;
        nevertheless.
  
     All in all, a phrase which signifies all things to a
        person, or everything desired; (also adverbially) wholly;
        altogether.
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              Thou shalt be all in all, and I in thee,
              Forever.                              --Milton.
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              Trust me not at all, or all in all.   --Tennyson.
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     All in the wind (Naut.), a phrase denoting that the sails
        are parallel with the course of the wind, so as to shake.
        
  
     All told, all counted; in all.
  
     And all, and the rest; and everything connected. "Bring our
        crown and all." --Shak.
  
     At all.
     (a) In every respect; wholly; thoroughly. [Obs.] "She is a
         shrew at al(l)." --Chaucer.
     (b) A phrase much used by way of enforcement or emphasis,
         usually in negative or interrogative sentences, and
         signifying in any way or respect; in the least degree or
         to the least extent; in the least; under any
         circumstances; as, he has no ambition at all; has he any
         property at all? "Nothing at all." --Shak. "If thy father
         at all miss me." --1 Sam. xx. 6.
  
     Over all, everywhere. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
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     Note: All is much used in composition to enlarge the meaning,
           or add force to a word. In some instances, it is
           completely incorporated into words, and its final
           consonant is dropped, as in almighty, already, always:
           but, in most instances, it is an adverb prefixed to
           adjectives or participles, but usually with a hyphen,
           as, all-bountiful, all-glorious, allimportant,
           all-surrounding, etc. In others it is an adjective; as,
           allpower, all-giver. Anciently many words, as, alabout,
           alaground, etc., were compounded with all, which are
           now written separately.
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