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complicacy

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1 something that makes a situation more complicated or difficult
  • the difference in time zones was yet another complicacy that had to be dealt with

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2 the state or quality of having many interrelated parts or aspects
  • 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

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The first known use of complicacy was circa 1828

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“Complicacy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/complicacy. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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