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involute

adjective

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1 having many parts or aspects that are usually interrelated
  • the novel's deliberately involute plot is intended as a brainteaser for readers

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2 turning around an axis like the thread of a screw
  • the chambered nautilus is readily identified by its involute seashell

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The first known use of involute was in 1661

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“Involute.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/involute. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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