- having a large extent, area, scope, degree, etc; vast
- involving or farmed with minimum expenditure of capital or labour, esp depending on a large area of land
- of or relating to logical extension
WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
ex•ten•sive /ɪkˈstɛnsɪv/USA pronunciation adj.WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
ex•ten•sive (ik sten′siv),USA pronunciation adj.
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extensive /ɪkˈstɛnsɪv/ adj
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Collocations: [conducted, carried out] an extensive search (of), have [done, conducted] extensive research [in, on], have extensive (work) experience in [marketing, construction], more...
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