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- adv. In a wide manner, liberally, in a loose sense.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. In a broad manner.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In a broad manner.
- Specifically In zoology, so as to extend over a relatively large space: as, broadly emarginate; broadly bisinuate, etc. A part is broadly truncate when the truncation is nearly or quite equal to its greatest width.
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- adv. without regard to specific details or exceptions
- adv. in a wide fashion
broad + -ly (Wiktionary)