convolution Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “convolution” in the English Dictionary

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convolutionnoun [C usually plural]

uk   /ˌkɒn.vəˈluː.ʃən/  us   /ˌkɑːn-/

convolution noun [C usually plural] (TWIST)

a ​twist: an ​intricatepattern of ​endless convolutions something that makes an ​explanation, ​story, etc. ​complicated and ​difficult to ​understand: The movie's ​plottwists and convolutions ​demand a lot of ​concentration from the ​audience.

convolution noun [C usually plural] (IN BRAIN)

specialized anatomy one of the many ​folds of the ​surface of the ​brain
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