- extending throughout all parts of a state in the U.S.: a statewide search.
- throughout a state: It was applauded statewide.
Origin of statewide
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Examples from the Web for state-wide
Evanhaim is anticipating a climate in which state-wide regulations require them: “We always want to be ahead of things.”Solar Panels Now Being Offered as a Prebuilt Feature in California
May 20, 2014
His death in Montgomery in January, 1871, was an occasion of state-wide sorrow.Makers and Romance of Alabama History
B. F. Riley
He rapidly attained a State-wide reputation as a lawyer and orator.Kentucky in American Letters, v. 1 of 2
John Wilson Townsend
But in 1901 Minnesota enacted a state-wide, mandatory primary law.The Boss and the Machine
Samuel P. Orth
These occurrences extend the known range to the eastward in Utah, and indicate a state-wide distribution.Additional Records and Extensions of Known Ranges of Mammals from Utah
Stephen D. Durrant
Its distribution is state-wide with the exception of the extreme northwestern part.The Recent Mammals of Tamaulipas, Mexico