non-encyclopedical

encyclopedic

[en-sahy-kluh-pee-dik]
adjective
1.
pertaining to or of the nature of an encyclopedia; relating to all branches of knowledge.
2.
comprehending a wide variety of information; comprehensive: an encyclopedic memory.
Also, encyclopaedic, encyclopedical, encyclopaedical.


Origin:
1815–25; encycloped(ia) + -ic

encyclopedically, encyclopaedically, adverb
nonencyclopaedic, adjective
nonencyclopedic, adjective
nonencyclopedical, adjective


2. all-embracing, all-inclusive, exhaustive, wide-ranging.
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encyclopedic or encyclopaedic (ɛnˌsaɪkləʊˈpiːdɪk)
 
adj
1.  of, characteristic of, or relating to an encyclopedia
2.  covering a wide range of knowledge; comprehensive
 
encyclopaedic or encyclopaedic
 
adj
 
encyclopedically or encyclopaedic
 
adv
 
encyclopaedically or encyclopaedic
 
adv

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encyclopedic
1824, from encyclopedia + -ic.
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