comprehensive examination, comprehensive, comp(adj)
an intensive examination testing a student's proficiency in some special field of knowledge
"she took her comps in English literature"
including all or everything
"comprehensive coverage"; "a comprehensive history of the revolution"; "a comprehensive survey"; "a comprehensive education"
broad in scope
"a comprehensive survey of world affairs"
A comprehensive school.
Etymology: From comprehensivus.
Broadly or completely covering; including a large proportion of something.
Etymology: From comprehensivus.
including much; comprising many things; having a wide scope or a full view
having the power to comprehend or understand many things
possessing peculiarities that are characteristic of several diverse groups
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Rank popularity for the word 'comprehensive' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2836
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'comprehensive' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4752
Rank popularity for the word 'comprehensive' in Adjectives Frequency: #387
The numerical value of comprehensive in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of comprehensive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Examples of comprehensive in a Sentence
For years now local authorities have refused to allow medical marijuana businesses to operate, they often cite the lack of state guidelines as a primary reason. Now that we have comprehensive and uniform regulations, cities should rethink their bans.
Now one potential problem is, given the United States' comprehensive ban on people's coming and going between China and the U.S. Now objectively, this will bring some difficulties to implementing this agreement, i hope that the U.S. will consider this problem, and how to continue to prevent the spread of this epidemic, while not taking unnecessary limitations on trade and people.
Exercise testing provides a comprehensive look at the entire body, integrating the function of the heart, lungs, muscle, bone, and fat tissue, studies that help us understand how these organ systems interact are crucial to understanding how exercise and fitness may benefit people.
It is about a fresh start in our relationship with Turkey in a very comprehensive manner and I hope this can be confirmed in this summit.
It's the best (collection) in the world, it appears that from the very beginning it was always looked at as the most comprehensive assemblage of posters of many different nationalities pertaining to their involvement in World War One.
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- omfattende, fyldestgørendeDanish
- completo, exhaustivoSpanish
- laaja, kattavaFinnish
- complet, exhaustifFrench
- սպառիչ, համապարփակArmenian
- სრული, ყოვლისმომცველიGeorgian
- diepgaand, omvattend, alomvattend, uitgebreidDutch
- grundig, omfattendeNorwegian
- cuprinzător, multilateralRomanian
- всесторонний, всеобъемлющий, исчерпывающий, полныйRussian
- iscrpan, свеобухватан, obuhvatan, опсежан, обухватан, исцрпан, sveobuhvatan, opsežanSerbo-Croatian
- omfattande, uttömmandeSwedish
- விசாலமான, பரந்தTamil
- muhtasar, kapsayici, samilTurkish
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