Meaning of “can't make head nor tail of sth” in the English Dictionary

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"can't make head nor tail of sth" in British English

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can't make head nor tail of sth

US also can't make heads or tails of sth

to not be able to understand something:

I can't make head nor tail of these instructions on the packet.

(Definition of “can't make head nor tail of sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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