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ex·ten·sive·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. extensivelyadverb

    in a widespread way

    "oxidation ponds are extensively used for sewage treatment in the Midwest"

Wiktionary

  1. extensivelyadverb

    In an extensive manner, widely.

    He has read and traveled extensively.

  2. extensivelyadverb

    To a great extent.

    He became more extensively involved than he intended.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Extensivelyadverb

    to a great extent; widely; largely; as, a story is extensively circulated

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of extensively in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of extensively in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of extensively in a Sentence

  1. Walter Kiefer:

    This was very localized in the regions where the astronauts worked extensively, in these areas, the astronaut bootprints darkened the lunar regolith [ or soil ] slightly, causing the regolith to absorb more sunlight and heat up. This was a region 50 to 100 meters across in the experiment deployment zone and of similar or smaller sizes at the sample collection stops. Outside of these zones, the astronauts had little or no effect on the subsurface temperatures.

  2. Maimon Kirschenbaum:

    We had looked extensively to find a case for what should be obvious — that firing a woman because you might be attracted to her is discrimination, but as it turns out, there is no such case until now.

  3. Peter Goelz:

    They talked extensively about whether we should give a random member of the flight crew... an ability to enter the cockpit, but then they decided that that was just from a security standpoint you couldn't guarantee that outsiders wouldn't learn that.

  4. Deepak Pental:

    Oil and rapeseed meal of transgenic rapeseed have been consumed very extensively from 1996 onwards (outside India), if in spite of all this the material (GM mustard) is not released - that means we have fallen prey to whims and fancies of extreme ideologues.

  5. Malcolm Dando:

    It's extensively used, you only need to google industrial uses of chlorine, it's extensively used industrially.

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    established or prearranged unalterably
    • A. foreordained
    • B. contiguous
    • C. ultimo
    • D. contagious

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