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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The complicated details of something. Marked by elaborately complex detail.

Usage examples (38)
  • We gazed at the sturdy typewriter whose simple mechanisms had produced plots of such intricacy and language of such clarity and humor.
  • To him intricacy the most perplexing was also the most inviting.
  • "The size and intricacy which we have to deal with," says Walter Lippmann,
  • His every effort is exerted to avoid intricacy and clumsiness in machinery. for more
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