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Marquis-Boire has extensively researched DaVinci and Finfisher malware, and says Blackshades is a bit different.FBI’s Huge Hacker Bust Could Be Bogus
May 19, 2014
On Monday, I showed the Observer article to a law professor who has extensively studied the work of grand juries.The Grand Jury Voting on One Case Every 52 Seconds
February 5, 2014
The human cost of low wages is obvious and has been extensively documented.Henry Ford Understood That Raising Wages Would Bring Him More Profit
January 6, 2014
The Taliban used this extensively in their propaganda, thus it affected the mission.Will a Military Panel Show Any Mercy for Staff Sgt. Robert Bales?
August 21, 2013
Navy researchers have extensively studied how to build “unit cohesion.”The Secrets of Happy Families: Bruce Feiler’s Tips for Parenting
March 3, 2013
Historical Examples of extensively
The shorter staples are made into flannels and light woolen goods; and the longer are extensively used for combing.
Wild throughout, and extensively cultivated in the streets of cities.
Extensively cultivated for hedges, and also for ornament, throughout.
This was a wonderful invention and its principle has been extensively applied.Rural Life and the Rural School
In the province of Ylocos it is cultivated most extensively.
- of or relating to logical extension
- (of a definition) in terms of the objects to which the term applies rather than its meaning
"vast, far-reaching;" c.1600 of immaterial, c.1700 of material things; from Late Latin extensivus, from extens-, past participle stem of Latin extendere (see extend). Earlier in a medical sense, "characterized by swelling" (early 15c.). Related: Extensively; extensiveness.