extending or existing throughout or across a solar system
Had men been afflicted with some titanic system-wide plague?
The system-wide demand for them was responsible for the fact that slith-hunting was a profession on this world.
Under a perfectly democratic government, component part of a stable system-wide organization of planets, there was no need for such activity.
You want to win the coming system-wide election.
They have a single System-wide government, a single race, and a universal language.
And you’re out of radio range except for the usual once-a-terrestrial-day, system-wide newscasts.
She holds a system-wide license as a Master Engineer, Heavy Construction, Surface or Free Fall.
The rephasing reaction, I learned later, created a system-wide energy imbalance, but the only sign of it was the dimming of something called ‘Comet Halley’ which appears periodically to the Earth creatures.
A system-wide background check wouldn’t hold, but why should anyone do a system-wide background check on a cleaning supervisor?
J. W. Campbell, Jr., in Amazing Stories
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