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adjective     comprehensive pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    including many details or aspects of something

    We offer a comprehensive range of goods and services.

    a comprehensive guide to university courses

    a comprehensive strategic review

  2. 2
    British complete and easily achieved

    a comprehensive defeat/win/victory

  3. 3
    relating to a system of education in the UK in which students with different levels of ability are all taught in the same school

    comprehensive education

  4. 4
    comprehensive insurance is insurance that pays for every kind of damage or loss, even if you are responsible for it

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to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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