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1. Large in extent, range, or amount.
2. Of or relating to agricultural production that requires large areas of land but minimizes the input of labor or materials.

ex·ten′sive·ly adv.
ex·ten′sive·ness n.
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Noun1.extensiveness - large or extensive in breadth or importance or comprehensiveness; "the might have repercussions of unimaginable largeness"; "the very extensiveness of his power was a temptation to abuse it"
magnitude - relative importance; "a problem of the first magnitude"
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The extensiveness of the certification ensures continual compliance of data protection.
Instead of capturing the extensiveness of the desert, Lee captured imagery of the moment through fragmented objects.
Therefore, we have to seize the opportunity provided to us by the financial inclusion initiative, along with seeking assistance from the principles and strategies of behavioral economics in order to conduct surveys, sectoral studies, descriptive studies, induction studies, and predictive studies that could be characterized with depth and extensiveness.
In this first step of analysis, we noticed that these experiences varied not only in terms of type of opportunity but also their extensiveness (in terms of quality of and time spent on task).
The US enmities towards the great Iranian nation is rooted in the nation's history and recently the CIA has announced that it has turned the Iran Desk into a Center which shows the depth, volume and extensiveness of the country's hostility towards the Islamic Republic and the nation," General Hatami said, addressing the defense ministry managers in Tehran on Sunday.
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I became so deeply involved in the historical accuracy and extensiveness of terrel's research that I felt compelled to research my own family heritage in England during this period, hoping to learn more of what it was that caused my ancestors to leave England to sail for Boston in the mid-1860s.
We are very encouraged by the grades encountered almost two kilometres to the east of the Shaft Deposit," added Makuch, "which demonstrate the extensiveness of mineralization at Taylor and the potential that exists to find new mineral deposits to support increased mine life.
Surgical spinal decompression and vertebral stabilization were not attempted because of extensiveness of injury and flaccid tetraplegia.
This diversity of professions illustrates the whole complexity and extensiveness of the topic, while at the same time demonstrating that adjustment of diabetic patients to their disease and active treatment is highly demanding not only for patients but also for physicians, especially young physicians and general practitioners.
The interior is characterised by an interplay of strong solid bodies with sculptural surfaces and an avant-garde clarity and extensiveness of control and display zones.

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