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English definition of “intricate”

intricate

adjective uk   /ˈɪn.trɪ.kət/ us  
having a lot of small parts or details that are arranged in a complicated way and are therefore sometimes difficult to understand, solve, or produce: The watch mechanism is extremely intricate and very difficult to repair. Police officers uncovered an intricate web of deceit.ComplexityDifficult to understandDetailed and careful
intricately
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
an intricately engraved pendantComplexityDifficult to understand
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