Meaning of “intricate” in the English Dictionary

"intricate" in British English

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intricateadjective

uk /ˈɪn.trɪ.kət/ us /ˈɪn.trə.kət/
intricately
adverb uk /ˈɪn.trɪ.kət.li/ us /ˈɪn.trə.kət.li/

an intricately engraved pendant

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

"intricate" in American English

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intricateadjective

us /ˈɪn·trɪ·kət/

having a lot of small parts or pieces arranged in a complicated way, and therefore sometimes difficult to understand in detail:

The novel’s intricate plot will not be easy to translate into a movie.
intricately
adverb us /ˈɪn·trɪ·kət·li/

The antique silver teapot is intricately engraved.

(Definition of “intricate” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)