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1complete; including all or nearly all elements or aspects of something:a comprehensive list of sources of large content or scope; wide-ranging:a comprehensive collection of photographs (of automobile insurance) providing coverage for most risks, including damage to the policyholder’s own vehicle:comprehensive and collision insurance (also comprehensive examination or comp) an examination testing a student’s command of a special field of knowledge. 2 archaic of or relating to understanding.
noun (in full comprehensive school) British
a secondary school catering to children of all abilities from a given area.