-wide combines with nouns to form adjectives which indicate that something exists or happens throughout the place or area that the noun refers to.

...a Europe-wide conference on security and cooperation...

Is the problem one that's industry-wide?

COMB in ADV: n ADV, ADV with cl, ADV after v
-wide also combines to form adverbs.

Employers want to be sure recruits understand business Europe-wide... Country-wide, a total of 22 political parties are competing for the voters' allegiance.

English dictionary. 2008.

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