wide-spreading

adjective
wide-spread·​ing | \ ˈwīd-ˌspre-diŋ How to pronounce wide-spreading (audio) \

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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“Wide-spreading.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wide-spreading. Accessed 6 May. 2021.

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