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encyclopedic definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: broad in scope or content; "encyclopedic knowledge" [syn: encyclopedic, encyclopaedic]

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: 1824 of, relating to, or suggestive of an encyclopedia or its methods of treating or covering a subject ; comprehensive <an encyclopedic mind> <an encyclopedic collection of armor> encyclopedically adverb

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Encyclopedic En*cy`clo*ped"ic, Encyclopedical En*cy`clo*ped"ic*al, a. [Cf. F. encyclop['e]dique.] Pertaining to, or of the nature of, an encyclopedia; embracing a wide range of subjects.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

also encyclopaedic If you describe something as encyclopedic, you mean that it is very full, complete, and thorough in the amount of knowledge or information that it has. He had an encyclopaedic knowledge of drugs. ...an almost overwhelmingly encyclopaedic volume. = comprehensive ADJ: usu ADJ n

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

a.; (also encyclopedical) That embraces the whole circle of learning, all-embracing, comprehensive, exhaustive, encyclopedian.

Moby Thesaurus

abstruse, across-the-board, all-comprehensive, all-embracing, all-inclusive, blanket, broad, civilized, compendious, complete, comprehensive, cultivated, cultured, deep, discursive, educated, erudite, exhaustive, extensive, general, global, inclusive, learned, lettered, literate, omnibus, over-all, panoramic, pansophic, polyhistoric, polymath, polymathic, profound, scholarly, scholastic, studious, sweeping, synoptic, thorough, total, universal, whole, wide-ranging, wise, without exception, without omission



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