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or cy·clo·pae·dic

  1. like a cyclopedia in character or contents; broad and varied; exhaustive.
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Origin of cyclopedic

First recorded in 1835–45; aphetic variant of encyclopedic
Related formscy·clo·pe·di·cal·ly, cy·clo·pae·di·cal·ly, adverb
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Historical Examples of cyclopedic

  • A catalogue of all the thoughts of the mind, and of all their possible modifications, is a cyclopedic history of the universe.

    A Defence of Poetry and Other Essays

    Percy Bysshe Shelley