Meaning of EXTENSIVE in English

EXTENSIVE

transcription, транскрипция: [ ik-ˈsten(t)-siv ]

adjective

Date: 1604

1. : having wide or considerable extent

extensive reading

2. : extensional

3. : of, relating to, or constituting farming in which large areas of land are utilized with minimum outlay and labor

• ex·ten·sive·ly adverb

• ex·ten·sive·ness noun

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.