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extensive (adj.)

"vast, far-reaching;" c. 1600 of immaterial, c. 1700 of material things; from Late Latin extensivus, from extens-, past-participle stem of Latin extendere "to stretch out, spread" (see extend). Earlier in a medical sense, "characterized by swelling" (early 15c.). Related: Extensively; extensiveness.

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Definitions of extensive from WordNet

extensive (adj.)
broad in scope or content; "a panoptic study of Soviet nationality"- T.G.Winner;
Synonyms: across-the-board / all-embracing / all-encompassing / all-inclusive / blanket / broad / encompassing / panoptic / wide
extensive (adj.)
large in spatial extent or range or scope or quantity;
they suffered extensive damage
an extensive Roman settlement in northwest England
Synonyms: extended
extensive (adj.)
of agriculture; increasing productivity by using large areas with minimal outlay and labor;
agriculture of the extensive type
producing wheat under extensive conditions
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