broad–gauge

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adjective \ˈbrȯd-ˈgāj\
variants: or

broad–gauged

play \-ˈgājd\

Definition of broad–gauge

  1. 1 :  wide in area or scope a broad–gauge effort

  2. 2 :  comprehensive in outlook, range, or capability a broad–gauge statesman

1844

First Known Use of broad–gauge

1844

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