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English definition of “intricate”

intricate

adjective     /ˈɪn.trɪ.kət/
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     /-li/ adverb an intricately engraved pendantComplexityDifficult to understand
(Definition of intricate adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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