all–round

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adjective \ˈȯl-ˈrau̇nd\

less common variant of

  1. 1 :  considered in or encompassing all aspects :  comprehensive the best all–around performance so far

  2. 2 :  competent in many fields an all–around performer

  3. 3 :  having general utility or merit an all–around tool


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  1. variant of all-around


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