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complicacy

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noun com·pli·ca·cy \ˈkäm-pli-kə-sē\

Definition of complicacy

plural com·pli·ca·cies

  1. 1 :  the quality or state of being complicated

  2. 2 :  something that is complicated



Examples of complicacy

  1. <the difference in time zones was yet another complicacy that had to be dealt with>

  2. <the complicacy of the theory of relativity is such that it cannot be reduced to a few words that are readily comprehensible to the layman>



Origin of complicacy

2complicate


First Known Use: circa 1828


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