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per·va·sive

 (pər-vā′sĭv, -zĭv)
adj.
Having the quality or tendency to pervade or permeate: the pervasive odor of garlic.

[From Latin pervāsus, past participle of pervādere, to pervade; see pervade.]

per·va′sive·ly adv.
per·va′sive·ness n.

pervasive

(pɜːˈveɪsɪv)
adj
pervading or tending to pervade
[C18: from Latin pervāsus, past participle of pervādere to pervade]
perˈvasively adv
perˈvasiveness n
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.pervasive - spreading or spread throughout; "armed with permeative irony...he punctures affectations"; "the pervasive odor of garlic"; "an error is pervasive if it is material to more than one conclusion"
distributive - serving to distribute or allot or disperse

pervasive

adjective widespread, general, common, extensive, universal, prevalent, ubiquitous, rife, pervading, permeating, inescapable, omnipresent a pervasive and powerful cultural influence
Translations

pervasive

[pɜːˈveɪsɪv] ADJ [smell] → penetrante; [feeling, influence] → dominante; [superstition, belief, presence] → generalizado

pervasive

[pərˈveɪsɪv] adj
[smell] → pénétrant(e)
[influence] → largement répandu(e), général(e)

pervasive

adj smell etcdurchdringend; influence, feeling, ideasum sich greifend

pervasive

[pɜːˈveɪsɪv] adj (smell) → penetrante; (influence) → dilagante; (gloom, feelings, ideas) → diffuso/a
References in classic literature ?
It seemed to hold the moonlight in suspension, rendering it more pervasive than in clear air.
The pattern of the soup-plates, the stiff folds of the napkins, which rose by the side of each plate in the shape of arum lilies, the long sticks of bread tied with pink ribbon, the silver dishes and the sea-colored champagne glasses, with the flakes of gold congealed in their stems--all these details, together with a curiously pervasive smell of kid gloves, contributed to her exhilaration, which must be repressed, however, because she was grown up, and the world held no more for her to marvel at.
As unreflecting and pervasive were the moods of depression.
One of the most conspicuous examples is the pervasive use of allegory.
The gladness was undemonstrative; there was the instinctive delicacy of all deep feeling about it, and it had the same pervasive power.
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SQL V9 will enable users to radically improve database efficiency and leverage data in new ways, making easy application integration and expansion a reality for small- to mid-sized businesses," said Mike Hoskins, CTO of Pervasive Software.
Mike Hoskins, Pervasive CTO and general manager of Pervasive Big Data Products, will present "Big Data Insights in a Rush" on June 26 from 10:05-10:15 am CT, where he will discuss how business analysts and data scientists can "prepare for and tackle really, really, really big data challenges, including how to compose and execute analytics on platforms like Hadoop, without writing any code.
Pervasive Data Integrator features extensive capabilities that provide organizations with the most up-to-date data for their business needs, whether the need is for scalable Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) capabilities for rapid design and maintenance of transactional processes that move data or for direct connectivity to enterprise applications and legacy data stores, along with support for industry trade standards -- including Web Services and J2EE standards.
In 2003, Pervasive made significant forays into data infrastructure software by enhancing its data management product line to give mid-sized businesses and departments of large enterprises unprecedented ability to manage, secure and integrate critical data sources.