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English definition of “convoluted”

convoluted

adjective     /ˈkɒn.və.luː.tɪd/ US  /ˈkɑːn.və.luː.t̬ɪd/
very twisted : a very convoluted route / knot Bending, twisting and curving describes sentences , explanations , arguments , etc. that are unreasonably long and difficult to understand : His grammar explanations are terribly convoluted. Her book is full of long , convoluted sentences .ComplexityDifficult to understand
(Definition of convoluted adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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