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Definitions of sweeping:
  • noun:   the act of cleaning with a broom
  • adjective:   taking in or moving over (or as if over) a wide area; often used in combination
    Example: "A sweeping glance"
  • adjective:   ignoring distinctions
    Example: "Sweeping generalizations"
  • adjective:   having broad range or effect
    Example: "Sweeping reforms"

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