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tortuous

adjective

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marked by a long series of irregular curves
  • a tortuous mountain road marked by numerous hairpin turns

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“Tortuous.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tortuous. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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