Meaning of “pervasive” in the English Dictionary

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uk /pəˈveɪ.sɪv/ us /pɚˈveɪ.sɪv/ formal
adverb uk /pəˈveɪ.sɪ us /pɚˈveɪ.sɪ
noun [ U ] uk /pəˈveɪ.sɪv.nəs/ us /pɚˈveɪ.sɪv.nəs/

(Definition of “pervasive” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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The waves and quakes were a pervasive example of how our fates are shared with one another in a global theatre of environmental and natural risk.