verb (used with object)
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California forests and shrublands encompass a patchwork of private, state, and federal management.California and the Forest Service have a plan to prevent future catastrophic fires|Ula Chrobak|August 27, 2020|Popular Science
CEO Tim Cook has been doubling down on Apple’s so-called services business, which encompasses the App Store, to offset slowing growth in iPhone sales.Why Apple let WordPress walk but continues to fight Fortnite’s Epic Games|rhhackettfortune|August 25, 2020|Fortune
Clark, a veteran Amazon executive, will run the Worldwide Consumer unit, a group that encompasses most of what shoppers know of Amazon, including the retail website and the growing logistics empire that stocks and delivers items.Amazon has tapped Dave Clark as chief of its retail business|Rachel Schallom|August 21, 2020|Fortune
If there is any downside to the game, it’s that Endangered can never hope to encompass the truly vast scope of the extinction problem.The board game Endangered shows just how hard conservation can be|Sarah Zielinski|August 21, 2020|Science News
You have always wondered if his ill humor is reserved for you or is all encompassing.
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Cormac McCarthy once said that a novel can “encompass all the various disciplines and interests of humanity.”
The book is, unsurprisingly, a satire—no other genre could encompass two such divergent topics.3 Must Reads: ‘Kayak Morning,’ ‘Mr. g,’ and ‘Alex Gilvarry’|Hillary Kelly, Mythili Rao, Jacob Silverman|February 8, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Third, a just peace includes not only civil and political rights -- it must encompass economic security and opportunity.
It means to them, pitifully enough, a respectability they have never been quite able to encompass.How To Write Special Feature Articles|Willard Grosvenor Bleyer
The vast height of the savage rocks which encompass it, deprived great part of it, even on this day, of the meridian sun.
Acting on the advice of mankind, the birds invoked her aid to encompass the return of the peacock from the Blue Realm.Folk-Tales of the Khasis|K. U. Rafy
The Germans had fully resolved upon it, they had the men and guns to encompass it, their long-perfected plans depended upon it.Generals of the British Army|Francis Dodd
Elect him, and encompass him with care and with homage; for in him exists the future and the entire race.The Quest|Frederik van Eeden