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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 per·va·sive /pɝˈvesɪv, zɪv/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Per·va·sive a. Tending to pervade, or having power to spread throughout; of a pervading quality. “Civilization pervasive and general.”

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: spread throughout; "a pervasive anxiety overshadows the
             triumphs of individuals" [syn: pervading]
      2: spreading throughout; "armed with permeative irony...he
         punctures affectations"; "the pervasive odor of garlic";
         "an error is pervasive if it is material to more than one
         conclusion" [syn: permeant, permeating, permeative]