Definition of complexity
- the complexities of the murder trial
- the complexity of the contract
He was impressed by the complexity of the music.
The diagram illustrates the complexity of the cell's structure.
He doesn't grasp the complexity of the situation.
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: the quality or state of not being simple : the quality or state of being complex
: a part of something that is complicated or hard to understand
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