Put comprehensively, it involves the control of the subsoil and surface waters by drainage, the regulation of rivers and floods, suitable agriculture, the clearing of forests or jungles, which tend to increase the rainfall and keep the ground swampy.
English institutions had never before been thus comprehensively and dispassionately surveyed.
Swedenborg's theosophic system is most briefly and comprehensively presented in his Divine Love and Wisdom.
The following books deal comprehensively with the Portuguese colonies; As Colonias portuguezas, by E.
His writing is magnificent, because he knew so much, thought so comprehensively, and felt so strongly.
When the whole body of evidence is viewed comprehensively, it would seem that there was some movement northwards of semi-Edomite blood, tradition and literature, the date of which may be placed during the internal disorganization of Palestine, and presumably in the 6th century.
Most often it is applied comprehensively to the population of the entire west Jordan land and its preIsraelitish inhabitants.