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English definition of “nationwide”

nationwide

adjective uk   /ˌneɪ.ʃənˈwaɪd/ us  
B2 existing or happening in all parts of a particular country: a nationwide network/chain of shops a nationwide survey/referendumCountry and nationContinents and regions of the worldCountry names
nationwide
adverb uk   us  
B2 Schools nationwide are experiencing a shortage of teachers.Country and nationContinents and regions of the worldCountry names
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