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Occurring or extending throughout a state: a statewide recycling program.
Throughout a state: a candidate who was popular statewide.


(ˌsteɪtˈwaɪd) or


throughout a US state
throughout a US state



1. extending throughout a state: statewide elections.
2. throughout a state.
[1910–15, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.statewide - occurring or extending throughout a state; "the statewide recycling program"
comprehensive - including all or everything; "comprehensive coverage"; "a comprehensive history of the revolution"; "a comprehensive survey"; "a comprehensive education"
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