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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • 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.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. without regard to specific details or exceptions
  • adv. in a wide fashion

Etymologies

broad +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)

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