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All-encompassing   /ɔl-ɛnkˈəmpəsɪŋ/   Listen

Broad in scope or content.  Synonyms: across-the-board, all-embracing, all-inclusive, blanket, broad, encompassing, extensive, panoptic, wide.  "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"

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"All-encompassing" Quotes from Famous Books

... at a point where I understand that each person's biochemistry is unique and each must work out their own diet to suit their life goals, life style, genetic predisposition and current state of health. There is no single, one, all-encompassing, correct diet. But, there is a single, basic, underlying Principle of Nutrition that is universally true. In its most simplified form, the basic equation of human health goes: Health Nutrition / Calories. The equation falls far short of explaining the origin of each individuals ...
— How and When to Be Your Own Doctor • Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon

Words linked to "All-encompassing" :   comprehensive

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