"all-embracing" meaning in English

Adjective

  1. Having a broad scope; of universal application.
    Categories (other): English compound words Translations (Translations): kaikenkattava (Finnish), allumfassend (German), omnímodo (Spanish)

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      "word": "exhaustive"
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