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Definitions of extensive

  1. Extensiveness. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  2. of agriculture; increasing productivity by using large areas with minimal outlay and labor; "producing wheat under extensive conditions"; "agriculture of the extensive type" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. having broad range or effect; "had extensive press coverage"; "far-reaching changes in the social structure"; "sweeping reforms" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. Having wide extent; of much superficial extent; expanded; large; broad; wide; comprehensive; as, an extensive farm; an extensive lake; an extensive sphere of operations; extensive benevolence; extensive greatness. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Wide; comprehensive; far-reaching. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. Large: comprehensive. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. Wide; large; ample. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  8. Of great extent; comprehensive. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for extensive

  1. These are the most extensive movements made. – The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles by Jean Henri Fabre
  2. At length he came to a very extensive plain. – The Myth of Hiawatha, and Other Oral Legends, Mythologic and Allegoric, of the North American Indians by Henry R. Schoolcraft
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