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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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An interwoven involved aggregate of parts.

Usage examples (18)
  • A recent vogue for the extensive misuse, usually tautological misuse, of the word "complexus" -- an excellent word if used rarely and for definite purposes.
  • Cornelium Tacitum arta familiaritate complexus est. '
  • Attalum comiter accepit, pristinamque uxorem complexus, magno honore apud se habuit.
  • In the Preface, which, as its whole language implies, was written last, Saxo speaks of Waldemar II having "encompassed (` complexus ') the ebbing and flowing waves of Elbe." for more
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