Meaning of “complex word” in the English Dictionary

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"complex word" in British English

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complex wordnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌkɒm.pleks ˈwɜːd/ us /ˌkɑːm.pleks ˈwɝːd/ specialized

a word consisting of a main part and one or more other parts

(Definition of “complex word” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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