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broad-brush

[brawd-bruhsh] /ˈbrɔdˌbrʌʃ/
adjective
1.
characterized by sweeping comprehensiveness with little attention to details:
a broad-brush approach to reform.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70
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  • The basis for making broad-brush statements should be reported.
  • Due to the nature of fraud, broad-brush statistical studies have difficulty identifying it.

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