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wide-spreading

[wahyd-spred-ing] /ˈwaɪdˈsprɛd ɪŋ/
adjective
1.
spreading over or covering a large area:
wide-spreading showers; wide-spreading ivy.
2.
affecting or reaching a large area:
a wide-spreading infection.
Origin of wide-spreading
1585-1595
First recorded in 1585-95
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