comprehensiveness

comprehensiveness
noun
1. completeness over a broad scope
Syn: ↑fullness
Derivationally related forms: ↑full (for: ↑fullness), ↑comprehensive
Hypernyms: ↑completeness
Attrubites: ↑comprehensive
2. the capacity to understand a broad range of topics
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a teacher must have a breadth of knowledge of the subject

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a man distinguished by the largeness and scope of his views

Syn: ↑breadth, ↑largeness
Derivationally related forms: ↑comprehensive (for: ↑largeness), ↑comprehensive
Hypernyms: ↑intelligence
Hyponyms: ↑capaciousness, ↑roominess

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