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broad

adjective (GENERAL)    /brɔːd/ US  /brɑːd/
B1 including a wide range of things; general: The politician gave a broad outline of his proposals. The magazine covers a broad range of subjects, from sewing to psychology.General broadly     /ˈbrɔːd.li/ US  /ˈbrɑːd-/ adverb C1 Broadly speaking, don't you think women make better drivers than men?General broadness     /ˈbrɔːd.nəs/ US  /ˈbrɑːd-/ noun [U] She was struck by the broadness of his back.Measurements in general
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