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maze

noun

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1 a confusing and complicated arrangement of passages
  • the mansion had a beautifully landscaped maze that was constructed of tall cypresses

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maze

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The first known use of maze was in the 13th century

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“Maze.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/maze. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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