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labyrinth

noun

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a confusing and complicated arrangement of passages
  • we eventually realized that we were lost in the labyrinth of hallways in the museum

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The first known use of labyrinth was in the 15th century

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“Labyrinth.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/labyrinth. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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