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Meaning of INTRICACY

Pronunciation:  'intrukusee

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  marked by elaborately complex detail

INTRICACY is a 9 letter word that starts with I.


 Synonyms: elaborateness, elaboration, involution
 See Also: complexity, complexness



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\In"tri*ca*cy\, n.; pl. {Intricacies}. [From
The state or quality of being intricate or entangled;
perplexity; involution; complication; complexity; that which
is intricate or involved; as, the intricacy of a knot; the
intricacy of accounts; the intricacy of a cause in
controversy; the intricacy of a plot.

      Freed from intricacies, taught to live The easiest way.

Thesaurus Terms
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