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It made a number of wide-ranging recommendations for reform of the law, including introducing different degrees of murder. Times, Sunday Times (2016)As a result there are few surprises to be found in this wide-ranging survey. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The overthrow of the regime and wide-ranging reform. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The review will be wide-ranging and the recommendations in the best interests of the whole game. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It is hard to see how such information could be collected without wide-ranging new powers. Times, Sunday Times (2015)That gave the government a huge amount of money to bring in wide-ranging reforms and improve its cities. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The proposal is part of a wide-ranging review that could see it focus more on cruelty to domestic pets. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He called for a wide-ranging review. Times, Sunday Times (2014)May said she was still pushing for more wide-ranging powers to plug what security chiefs say are serious gaps in data collection capabilities. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The deaths have prompted a wide-ranging review of the company's working practices. Times, Sunday Times (2009)England's plight has led to a wide-ranging review of the management and coaching structure. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The MEPs elected will have wide-ranging powers. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This work would take place alongside a wide-ranging review of how Britain projects its interests and its values internationally. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He argued for wide-ranging economic, educational and environmental interventions that would help individuals to avoid temptations to go off track. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Then there are the "wonder cures", hailed in the health food trade as miracle nutrients with wide-ranging powers. The Hayfever Handbook - a summer survival guide (1988)The Government is about to embark on a wide-ranging spending review in which it tries to work out how to balance the books in the long term. The Sun (2012)
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British English: wide-ranging ADJECTIVE
If you describe something as wide-ranging, you mean it deals with or affects a great variety of different things.
...a package of wide-ranging economic reforms.
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