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Doctors provide a useful example here thanks to extensive data on doctor-patient interactions and research into racial inequalities in patient care.

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Two prominent academics offered extensive research they say proves the effort “illusory”—and a bad idea, even if it weren’t.

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Belarus is not a country with extensive well-developed ties to other countries outside its neighborhood.

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SDG&E employees have participated in “extensive” drills for conducting wildfire management and shutoff procedures completely virtually, Winn said.

The posts don’t need to be extensive, persuasive essays to get the job done.

The building had to be rebuilt in 1963 after extensive damage from the Second World War was finally deemed irreparable.

“Getting a first shot is one thing,” said a former Air Force fighter pilot with extensive experience with Russian weapons.

If a Queen did cheat, her crimes fade into insignificance compared to the extensive philandering engaged in by medieval monarchs.

It also has allowed much more extensive, although not entirely satisfactory, UN inspections.

The website Bishop Accountability keeps some of the most extensive records on allegations of priestly abuse available.

He was a patriot of the noblest and most extensive views, and justly celebrated as a man of learning, eloquent and refined.

We had half a dozen passengers to Ferrara; for the rest of the way, I had this extensive traveling establishment to myself.

It also occurs in diseases with extensive and rapid destruction of red blood-corpuscles.

Richard Chiswell, a noted English printer and an extensive publisher, died.

This library is considered the most valuable and extensive in American history and antiquities, ever collected.


On this page you'll find 137 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to extensive, such as: broad, comprehensive, considerable, expanded, huge, and large.

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