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exhaustiveadjective

uk   /ɪɡˈzɔː.stɪv/ us   /ɪɡˈzɑː.stɪv/
(Definition of exhaustive from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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exhaustiveadjective [not gradable]

us   /ɪɡˈzɔ·stɪv/
detailed and complete: an exhaustive study of the tax law
exhaustively
adverb /ɪɡˈzɔ·stɪv·li/
(Definition of exhaustive from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “exhaustive”
in Chinese (Simplified) 彻底的, 详尽的, 全面的…
in Turkish tam, etraflı, ayrıntılı…
in Russian исчерпывающий…
in Chinese (Traditional) 徹底的, 詳盡的, 全面的…
in Polish wyczerpujący…
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