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entangle

verb [T]  /ɪnˈtæŋ·ɡəl/ us  
to trap something within something else from which it is difficult to escape: A seal became entangled in the fishing net. fig. The movie explores the entangled (= mixed together in many ways) lives of the five characters.
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