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statewide

adjective state·wide \ ˈstāt-ˈwīd \
|Updated on: 9 Jul 2018

Definition of statewide

: affecting or extending throughout all parts of a state

Examples of statewide in a Sentence

  1. a statewide survey of voters

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First Known Use of statewide

1848

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statewide

adverb

Definition of statewide

: throughout the state

Recent Examples of statewide from the Web

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First Known Use of statewide

1888

in the meaning defined above

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NEW! Time Traveler

STATEWIDE Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of statewide for English Language Learners

  • : including all parts of a U.S. state


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