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anfractuosity

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noun an·frac·tu·os·i·ty \(ˌ)an-ˌfrak-chə-ˈwä-sə-tē, -shə-; -chü-ˈä-, -shü-\

Definition of anfractuosity

plural

anfractuosities

  1. 1 :  the quality or state of being anfractuous

  2. 2 :  a winding channel or course; especially :  an intricate path or process (as of the mind)



1596

First Known Use of anfractuosity

1596


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