agen·​cy·​wide ˈā-jən(t)-sē-ˌwīd How to pronounce agencywide (audio)
: extended or existing throughout an agency
Many individual humanitarian organizations are seeking to familiarize far-flung personnel with each other's work and to cultivate more agencywide team effort.Larry Minear, The Humanitarian Enterprise, 2002

Word History

First Known Use

1947, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of agencywide was in 1947

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“Agencywide.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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