Definition of encyclopedic in English:

encyclopedic

Line breaks: en|cyclo|pe¦dic
Pronunciation: /ɛnˌsʌɪklə(ʊ)ˈpiːdɪk
 
, ɪn-/
(also encyclopaedic)

adjective

  • 2Relating to encyclopedias or information suitable for an encyclopedia: a dictionary with encyclopedic material
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    • There is, inevitably, an interpretation in these encyclopedic materials, but it is not offered in a way that prevents readers from using the data to argue for alternative readings.
    • The programmer will need to enter, laboriously, for each word in the system's lexicon, the different senses and the associated encyclopaedic knowledge.
    • Like the intellectual adventurers of the enlightenment, they foresee that an encyclopedic compendium of the facts of nature will reveal hidden truths.

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