wide-spreading

adjective
wide-spread·​ing | \ˈwīd-ˌspre-diŋ \

Definition of wide-spreading 

: stretching or extending over a wide space or area wide-spreading thatch roofsNat'l Geographic

First Known Use of wide-spreading

1587, in the meaning defined above

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