English adjective: extensive
|1.||extensive large in spatial extent or range or scope or quantity|
|Samples||An extensive Roman settlement in northwest England.|
Extended farm lands.
Surgeons with extended experience.
They suffered extensive damage.
|2.||extensive broad in scope or content|
|Samples||Across-the-board pay increases.|
An all-embracing definition.
Blanket sanctions against human-rights violators.
An invention with broad applications.
A panoptic study of Soviet nationality.
Granted him wide powers.
|Synonyms||across-the-board, all-embracing, all-encompassing, all-inclusive, blanket, broad, encompassing, panoptic, wide|
|3.||extensive of agriculture; increasing productivity by using large areas with minimal outlay and labor|
|Samples||Producing wheat under extensive conditions.|
Agriculture of the extensive type.