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  • 1 make intricate — index perplex Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 Intricate — In tri*cate, a. [L. intricatus, p. p. of intricare to entangle, perplex. Cf. {Intrigue}, {Extricate}.] Entangled; involved; perplexed; complicated; difficult to understand, follow, arrange, or adjust; as, intricate machinery, labyrinths, accounts …

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  • 3 Intricate — In tri*cate, v. t. To entangle; to involve; to make perplexing. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] It makes men troublesome, and intricates all wise discourses. Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 4 intricate — intricately, adv. intricateness, n. /in tri kit/, adj. 1. having many interrelated parts or facets; entangled or involved: an intricate maze. 2. complex; complicated; hard to understand, work, or make: an intricate machine. [1375 1425; late ME <… …

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  • 5 intricate — in•tri•cate [[t]ˈɪn trɪ kɪt[/t]] adj. 1) having many interrelated parts or facets; entangled or involved 2) hard to understand, work, or make; complex • Etymology: 1375–1425; late ME < L intrīcātus, ptp. of intrīcāre to entangle =in in +tricae …

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  • 6 Cake decorating — is one of the sugar arts that uses icing and other edible decorative elements to make otherwise plain cakes more visually interesting. Alternatively, cakes can be molded and sculpted to resemble three dimensional persons, places and things. In… …

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  • 7 complicate — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. involve, embarrass, confuse; perplex; aggravate, compound. See disorder, difficulty. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. involve, convolute, confound, make difficult, make complex, make intricate, tangle,… …

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  • 8 complicate — 1. verb a) To fold or twist together; to combine intricately; to make complex; to combine or associate so as to make intricate or difficult. Dont complicate yourself in issues that are beyond the scope of your education. b) to expose involvement… …

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  • 9 View camera — The view camera is a type of camera first developed in the era of the DaguerreotypeStroebel, L. D. (1986). View Camera Technique , 5th ed., p. 212. Boston: Focal Press. ISBN 0 240 51711 3] and still in use today, though with many refinements. It… …

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  • 10 List of Revelation Space characters — These are major characters from the various novels and stories that make up Alastair Reynolds s Revelation Space universe. Contents 1 Revelation Space 1.1 Ana Khouri 1.2 Captain John Brannigan …

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  • 11 Origami — Paper folding redirects here. For other uses, see Paper folding (disambiguation). For other uses of Origami, see Origami (disambiguation). Origami cranes The foldin …

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  • 12 Characters in Revelation Space — These are major characters from the various novels and stories that make up Alastair Reynolds s Revelation Space universe . Ana Khouri Ana Khouri, an ex soldier from Sky s Edge, was accidentally placed aboard an interstellar lighthugger and… …

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  • 13 darken — I. v. a. 1. Obscure, cloud, dim, shade, shadow, make dark, make dim. 2. Gloom, make gloomy, sadden, depress, damp, chill. 3. Benight, make ignorant, stultify, stupefy. 4. Perplex, obscure, make intricate. 5. Sully, stain, dull, dim, defile. II. v …

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  • 14 compound — [n] combination, mixture admixture, aggregate, alloy, amalgam, amalgamation, blend, combo, commixture, composite, composition, compost, conglomerate, fusion, goulash, medley, mishmash*, soup, stew, synthesis, union; concepts 260,432 compound [v1] …

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  • 15 puzzle — puz zle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {puzzled} (p[u^]z z ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {puzzling} (p[u^]z zl[i^]ng).] 1. To perplex; to confuse; to embarrass; to put to a stand; to nonplus. [1913 Webster] A very shrewd disputant in those points is dexterous in… …

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  • 16 puzzled — puzzle puz zle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {puzzled} (p[u^]z z ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {puzzling} (p[u^]z zl[i^]ng).] 1. To perplex; to confuse; to embarrass; to put to a stand; to nonplus. [1913 Webster] A very shrewd disputant in those points is… …

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  • 17 puzzling — puzzle puz zle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {puzzled} (p[u^]z z ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {puzzling} (p[u^]z zl[i^]ng).] 1. To perplex; to confuse; to embarrass; to put to a stand; to nonplus. [1913 Webster] A very shrewd disputant in those points is… …

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  • 18 Free Cities (A Song of Ice and Fire) — The Free Cities are a geographic and cultural region in George R. R. Martin s epic fantasy series A Song of Ice and Fire.GeographyThe nine city states composing the Free Cities lie across the narrow sea, east of Westeros, on the western side of a …

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  • 19 puzzle — puzzledly, adv. puzzledness, n. /puz euhl/, n., v., puzzled, puzzling. n. 1. a toy, problem, or other contrivance designed to amuse by presenting difficulties to be solved by ingenuity or patient effort. 2. something puzzling; a puzzling question …

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  • 20 complicate — [v] confuse, make difficult add fuel to fire*, bedevil, clog, combine, confound, convolute, derange, disarrange, disorder, elaborate, embroil, entangle, fold, foul up*, handicap, impede, infold, interfuse, interrelate, interweave, involve, jumble …

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